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Yorkshire
NUM YORKSHIRE AREA - CONTACTS
Chris Skidmore
Chairman
33 Witham Court
Higham
Barnsley
S75 1PX
01226 215555 (ext:220)
K. Hartshorne
Vice-Chairman
85 Hemsby Road
Castleford
West Yorkshire
WF10 5ED
01977 511879
Chris Kitchen
Administrator
Miners' Offices
2 Huddersfield Road
Barnsley
S70 2LS
01226 215555 (ext: 255)
More Gas
Yet More Gas?With the Hinckley C fiasco going from bad to worse and the decision to phase out coal by 2025 you are probably not surprised to read that without new power stations a power deficit is coming to a town near you very soon. The cost of nuclear power and its waste is expensive and coal with

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Victory to the Doctors
JUNIOR DOCTORS STRIKEWhat sort of government forces a situation where tens of thousands of Junior Doctors have to go on strike to demonstrate that they do not want the imposition of contracts they view as unfair and unsafe? Will the minister responsible hang his head in shame at the sight of so man

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Biomess
According to the EU Commission press release 5 January 2016 the European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether the United Kingdom's plans to support the conversion of part of the Drax coal power plant to operate on biomass are in line with EU state aid rules. Biomass is

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Message of Support
A message to Kellingley Miners from Welsh Government  First Minister, Carwyn Jones "Over many years the strong links between North Yorkshire and Wales have rested on industry, and the coal industry in particular. Through good times and bad, we have worked, grown, survived, celebrated and m

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