Potash mines for North Yorks

Controversial plans to build a potash mine near Whitby in North Yorkshire could be deferred until next year. York Potash has asked for more time to submit further details on the application - deferring the decision for a third time.

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Potash mine planning decision delayed again

The decision over whether to grant planning permission for a potash mine under the North York Moors has been deferred for a third time.

York Potash has asked the National Park Authority for more time to submit environmental information.

A new date to consider the application has yet to be fixed.

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