Coal mine would create 500 jobs
Last updated at 15:24, Thursday, 15 November 2012
AS MANY as 500 jobs could be created if plans to open a drift mine near Canonbie are successful, a meeting in the village heard last Thursday.
Representatives from Australian company New Age Exploration (NAE) revealed that they would sink six boreholes followed by a further nine to find out whether the estimated amount of coal was, in fact, available.
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First published at 15:09, Thursday, 15 November 2012
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