Local authority: Northumberland County Council

Postcode of nearby property: NE23 8AU

Site area: c400 hectares (c988 acres) – including the 19 hectare (47 acre) Northumberlandia Landform Park

Site status: Shotton is now in the restoration phase, where overburden material and soils are being restored to create an improved landscape. If you are interested in the Restoration Plan, you can find information here.

Site duration: The site will be fully restored by late Autumn 2021.


Jobs: 117 jobs

Restoration: Northumberlandia landform park. In addition to the landform park when the site is fully restored there will be new public access and improved wildlife corridors, new planting and improved agricultural land

History: Banks Mining has been working this site since 2008

Shotton Community Newsletter, December 2017
Shotton & Brenkley Lane Community Update, August 2015

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