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We are pleased to announce that The Dirty Coal Tour will be joined by Pius Ginting from Friends of the Earth Indonesia. BHP Billiton, a company listed on the London Stock Exchange are plan to cause devastation in Indonesia, in addition to the countries they are already exploiting. Thanks to down to Earth and War […]

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Sheffield: Sunday 26th October, 16:00-18:00 Lecture Theatre 2, MAPP-LT02, University of Sheffield. https://www.facebook.com/events/679332315508308/ Durham: Monday 27th October, 19:00-21:00 Room ER145, Elvet Riverside 1, Durham University, DH1 3JT Newcastle: Tuesday 28th October Fine Art lecture hall, School of Arts and Cultures, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, 7pm-9.30pm www.facebook.com/events/470611843081124/

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Dirty Coal Tour Dates
September 22, 2014

The world’s biggest mining company, BHP Billiton, is holding its AGM in London on Thursday 23 October. London Mining Network (LMN) is working with LMN member groups Colombia Solidarity Campaign, Coal Action Network, Coal Action Scotland, War on Want and WDM, and with People and Planet and Fossil Free Universities groups, to host representatives of […]

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South African Coal and Health
September 11, 2014

The Guardian have published an interesting article into the enormous problems caused by coal in Mpumalanga, South Africa. What it fails to mention is that 10 of the 22+ mines are owned by London listed company Anglo- American, with others are owned by British listed BHP Billiton and Glencore Xstrata. Whilst the lower quality coal […]