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Take action to support communities fighting coal on the front lines, in the UK and internationally.

Get involved in fighting against the Cumbrian coal mine

There’s growing momentum against a new coal mine in Cumbria. Join these actions to increase the pressure to reject it.

Urgent youth action- demand that government stops a new coal mine & gets real about climate change

Thanks everyone who helped, this action has now ended.
Could you participate in an online demonstration? We’re asking young people to take a photograph of themselves with a placard against the planned coal mine. We want to add these photos to a video of us sending this petition on Monday to demand the government stops this coal mine.

Petition: Stop the Cumbria Coal Mine!

Cumbria County Council is set to approve a new coal mine which would last until 2049: SIGN THE PETITION TO STOP THE MINE

Object to Dewley Hill

We won! thanks to everyone who brought this about.
Banks Group want to remove 800,000 tonnes of coal and 400,000 tonnes of fireclay from 112 hectares at Dewley Hill, which sits to the North of the A69 near Throckley, on the Newcastle/ Northumberland border. Local campaign group, Defend Dewley Hill is working against this application.

Object to the giant Cumbrian coal mine

West Cumbria Mining want to dig an underground coking coal mine (coal for steel) under the sea near to Whitehaven, Cumbria. If approved the mine would produce 2.78 million tonnes of coal per year for fifty years, mainly for export to European steel works.

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Right now, Lloyd’s of London is insuring climate wrecking coal mines across the world. Help us stop them insuring the Adani mega-mine in Australia.

Stop Lloyds Insuring Adani

Right now, Lloyd’s of London is insuring climate wrecking coal mines across the world. Help us stop them insuring the Adani mega-mine in Australia.

COVID-19 Solidarity with indigenous communities in Colombia

Coal Action Network & supporters raised funds for the the Wayuu communities of La Guajira, Northern Colombia, who urgently needed our solidarity to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic

Support legal battles to stop coal

We are helping to fight two legal battles, one against the government for allowing the opencast to go ahead and the other against Banks itself for destroying the breeding grounds of a protected species.

Object to Banks Group’s ‘West Bradley’ extension in the Pont Valley

Banks Group want to expand the Bradley Opencast coal mine in the Pont Valley. Campaign to Protect Pont Valley have launched a new campaign to oppose this planning application and they need your support.

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