Cumbria Coal Mine Campaign

SLACC Lawyers Write Urgent Legal Letter to CumbriaCC

Richard Buxton Solicitors have written an urgent legal letter to Cumbria County Council on behalf of South Lakes Action on Climate Change, detailing how we believe the granting of planning permission to West Cumbria Mining for the new coal mine at Whitehaven would be unlawful. A full copy of the Letter can be found here, […]

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SLACCtt letter to “call in” the proposed Whitehaven Coal Mine

South Lakes Action on Climate Change – towards transition (SLACCtt) request that the Secretary of State “call in” the following planning application for his own consideration. Here you can find a copy of the SLACC letter to the Planning Casework Unit (March 2019) We look forward to hearing from the Planning Casework Unit and sincerely hope that

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Laurie Michaelis writes objection letter to CumbriaCC

Laurie  Michaelis was a Lead Author on several Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) reports, including the Special Report on Emission Scenarios.  He continues to serve as an Expert Reviewer for the IPCC, including the Special Report on Global Warming 1.5°C currently in development. Laurie is the Quakers for Sustainability expert and he has written to Cumbria County

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