Climate activists throw black paint over Michael Gove’s office

The extinction Rebellion protest was against plans for a new coal mine

Cumbria coal mine decision was a mistake, says Chair of Net Zero Review

Chris Skidmore has said if the net zero review was taken forward, the coal mine would never happen

UK delays again the decision for Cumbria coal mine

Last month, it was promised that a decision would be made “as soon as possible”

Government delays decision on Cumbria coal mine

The government has promised to make a decision “as soon as possible”

Cumbria County Council holds ‘neutral’ stance on the application of coal mine

The local authority has published its statement of case as part of a public inquiry on the development of the underground metallurgical coal mine

Ministry of Housing ‘calls in’ controversial plan for Cumbria coal mine

The government is set to hold a public inquiry to decide whether the coal mine should be allowed to go ahead