Sirius Minerals looks to overcome planning objections to York Potash mine

SIRIUS Minerals, the company behind plans for a huge new potash mine near Whitby today said it was confident of overcoming major planning objections from the Environment Agency and Natural England.

The company responsible for the York Potash project also said that it is in ongoing talks with the Ministry of Defence over reassurances that the mine will not interfere with the nearby RAF Fylingdales base.

A planning decision on the project is expected from the North York Moors National Park Authority on July 2 and Sirius s... For the full story register now for free or login below...