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West Cumbria Mining

Public Open Days, March 2017

West Cumbria Mining (WCM) hosted two days of public consultation at its Haig office to update the public on the latest plans and progress of the project.

Event invitation, March 2017

West Cumbria Mining is hosting two public open days on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th March in our offices at Haig Museum.

drop in sessions

Public Open Days October 2016

Public Open Days, October 2016

West Cumbria Mining (WCM) hosted two public open days in our offices at Haig Museum on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th October.

Local employment already being supported

West Cumbria Mining’s (WCM) Cumbrian Metallurgical Coal Project recently progressed onto its planning and design phases, as well as further on site exploration works and we are delighted that we have been able to help a number of local people to gain some work experience, and be involved in the project from the early stages.

Agreement Reached on Haig Colliery Interim Solution

Andrew Little and Kerry Pearson of Rowlands Restructuring and Insolvency, joint liquidators of Haig Pit Mining Museum, are pleased to confirm that an agreement has been reached to provide a short term solution to securing the former Haig Colliery site.