Wednesday 23 September 2020
From the Street
Science & Tech
'Mining was the source of life' inside a dying town
After Sierra Leone's biggest iron ore mine abruptly closed, the residents of Lunsar have struggled to make a living and fear their home is becoming a ghost town.
Bulgarian coal communities face dark times
29 Dec 2018
The Bobov Dol mine is set to close by the end of the year. During its heyday, 1,500 people worked there but that number is now down to less than 400. They too are being made redundant. Jodi Hilton reports from Bobov Dol.