“We won Eventually”
September 22, 2015

Campaigners from Cowley Residents Action Group (CRAG) welcome the news that RecyCoal is not going to work the site at Hesley Wood Tip. Sheffield County Council approved the application early in 2013 despite strong local opposition. The coal company immediately felled all the trees on the site, but never then started on extraction or building […]

Low coal prices puts mine on hold
January 12, 2015

Residents are angry that coal company ReCycoal have put mine plans on hold indefinitely after clear felling the trees. The company has made the announcement citing low global coal prices. In early 2013 Sheffield City Council approved ReCycoal’s Hesley wood Tip site. The coal site was heavily contested by local people but Sheffield council approved […]