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a region where there is coal underground

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Ms Maxfield said: "We support activities in coalfields areas across the North and the Midlands through a number of our funding schemes, including through our Creative People and Places programme which was set up to focus on the least engaged parts of England.
Once all of the ideas and petitions have been submitted, the Coalfields Regeneration Trust will release funding for the successful projects.
The bulk of coal reserves are found more than 99% in Sind Province and more than 94% in Thar coalfields ofSind.
We know that when we work with organisations like The Coalfields Regeneration Trust we can build skills, secure jobs and create new opportunities for the people of North Warwickshire and Bedworth.
We can't thank the Coalfields Regeneration Trust enough for their support.
Consequently, you see, you had lambs roaring like lions in the anthracite, but they had to be a lion to bloody well roar like a lion in the steam coalfield.
Dave Anderson, Labour MP and chairman of the Coalfield Communities All-Party Parliamentary Group, said: "This report confirms what those of us who still live in the coalfields know only too well, that as always it's the people at the sharp end of society who get hit the hardest in times of austerity.
Nicky Wilson, Scottish trustee and vice-chairman of the Coalfields Regeneration Trust, said that the former mining communities remain plagued by unemployment.
Bansal also indicated that the BJP was itself complicit in the coalfields transactions.
Briefing the meeting Mohammad Sohail Rajput informed that presently work in four Blocks of Thar Coalfield was at its advance stage.
Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Qaim Ali Shah, held a meeting with CEO of Oracle Coalfields of UK, Shahrukh Khan, at the CM House and said the government is fully committed for development of Thar Coal which has the potential of turning the country's economy around.
UKPRwire, Tue Aug 16 2011] A coalfields charity is throwing down a Au100,000 challenge to would-be entrepreneurs to start their own businesses to help tackle the scourge of unemployment in former mining towns and villages.
LONDON, June 01, 2011 (Frontier Star): Federal Investment Minister Saleem Mandviwalla Tuesday met Chief Executive of Oracle Coalfields Shahrukh Khan and discussed with him progress on mining of Thar Coalfields.
The Government has launched a pounds 30m fund to provide assistance over two years via the Coalfields Regeneration Trust (CRT).
Edenville, the drilling contractor, is managing a programme of diamond core drilling at the Rukwa Coalfields project, which is scheduled to start operations in early July 2011.