Opencast mining on Broughton Moor dump is only solution

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    Times & Star, 17th September 2009. "EXPERTS claim that opencast coal mining is the only solution for the Broughton Moor site, a former senior member of Allerdale council’s Derwent Forest project team revealed this week. The statement by Nick Fardon, former director of strategic resources, is bound to cause shock waves after the council’s regeneration chief David Martin last year said that opencast coal mining would be ruled out as part of any redevelopment of the 1,050-acre site. Mr Fardon left the council on Friday. In an exclusive interview with the Times & Star, he said...."
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