The decision of HM Planning Inspectorate has been announced today (Monday 5 March 2018)
The appeal is dismissed and planning permission is refused for a surface coal mining scheme with restoration to agriculture with nature conservation benefits.
You can read the full report from H.M. Planning Inspectorate here.
Once we have had a chance consider the Inspectors report in detail we will provide more information.
It has been a long 6 year battle but well worth it.