Mine Collapse: Residents unable to return

Residents in Egremont in West Cumbria are unable to return to their homes after the partial collapse of an old mine. It was being capped with concrete when a drilling rig fell in, creating a 25 metre hole.

ITV Border's reporter Samantha Parker has been there and has sent this report:


Mine shaft collapse near Egremont

A former mine shaft has collapsed near Egremont. No one has been injured.