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Large Diameter Drilling (LDD) gets underway

Following on from the very successful offshore exploration drilling campaign of 2017, West Cumbria Mining (WCM) is now embarking on a new phase of work, this time onshore, where it is aiming to recover a significantly larger quantity of coal from underground.

Woodhouse Colliery Planning Application

As part of the process for our Woodhouse Colliery planning application, WCM has submitted further information to Cumbria County Council and on January 18th,  we entered a further 30-day consultation period.

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West Cumbria Mining

WCM West Cumbria Mining, together with its specialist contractor Hargreaves, have begun the initial investigation work of the former Sandwith Anhydrite mine drifts


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Employment Update Newsletter, September 2017

Welcome to the third edition of the WCM Employment Update Newsletter. WCM’s way of keeping in contact with those who have pre-registered interest in employment opportunities.