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Thanks for saying you'll email Durham County Council Planning with an objection in your own words.
Remember to include some reasons you’re opposed to a new coal mine. Here are some examples of things you could say:

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Talking points:

  • We need to stop burning coal, the fossil fuel which contributes most to the climate emergency
  • The destruction of habitats of protected species
  • The dust from explosions is harmful to local communities
  • Durham County Council have declared a Climate Emergency
  • See Coal Action Network for more info - click
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  • Remember to be polite!

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