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  • Jul262016
    North sea oil rig transporting workers

    North Sea Workers Strike Over Pay & Allowances

    Those working on Shell platforms in the North Sea are now on strike (July 26th ) for the first time…

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  • Jul242016
    Open surface mine

    NCC Backs Banks Group’s Surface Mine Plans

    Northumberland County Council (NCC) has backed plans from developer Banks Group for a surface mine at Highthorn near the village…

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  • Jul192016
    Rinsey Head In Cornwall

    Mechanical Puppet Touring South-West To Celebrate Mining History

    A giant mechanical puppet known as The Man Engine is about to set out on a journey of a lifetime…

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  • Jul152016
    London financial district construction

    Construction Falls At Fastest Pace Since June 2009

    Falling output levels in UK construction were seen in June, with new research revealing that output in the sector dropped at…

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  • Jul132016
    Railway tracks

    Britain’s Railways ‘Safest They’ve Ever Been’

    A new report from the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has revealed that railways in the UK are now…

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  • Jul062016
    Busy train station

    £1 Billion Needed For Rail Improvements In North Wales/Cheshire

    In a bid to ensure that north Wales and Cheshire can be linked up with the future HS2 line, a…

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