Previous coal mining activity

  •  The land at H (Hallowes Golf Course), I (Hill Top), and J (off Eckington Rd) is in an area that the Coal Authority says is high risk.
  • Areas contain potential hazards arising from former coal mining. (Source: The Coal Authority)More information, plus the interactive map of the area:

Key Topics

  1. Protecting our Greenbelt and Local Community
  2. Loss of Recreational Space / Reduced Access to Countryside and Footpaths
  3. Loss of Farmland
  4. Environment and Wildlife
  5. Health and Wellbeing
  6. Transport and Infrastructure
  7. Schools
  8. Doctors
  9. Heritage
  10. Previous Coal Mining Activity
  11. The Fracking Threat
  12. Council
  13. Concerns regarding employment and industrial development
  14. Brownfield sites and vacant properties
  15. Dronfield Railway station
  16. Not suitable for a large scale development