Open Cast Liaison Meetings 

 Broken Cross OCCS
Next meeting - 4th October 2011
   Brocketsbrae Hall, Brocketsbrae
Click HERE for map to Brocketsbrae Hall; arrow shows the location of the hall
7th June 2011
Glentaggart OCCS
Next meeting - ?
(Have yet to be notified by South Lanarkshire Council)
Mainshill OCCS
Next meetings - 21st February 2012 6.30pm
Venue to be confirmed
11th October 2011
     Glespin Community Hall
21st June 2011
20th September 2011
13th December 2011
Poniel OCCS
Next meeting - see Mainshill dates above

Meetings are chaired by Gordon Cameron Headquarters Manager, Planning and Building Standards, South Lanarkshire Council.
He can be contacted at the following:
Tel - 01698 454294
Fax - 01698 455948
He is assisted by Donald Wilkins (SLC Planning Officer Minerals & Waste)  and / or Roger Dick (SLC Minerals Monitoring & Enforcement Officer) who organise the administration of the meetings.
They can be contacted at...
Donald Wilkins
Planning Officer Minerals & Waste
Tel - 01698 455903
Fax - 01698 455948
Rodger Dick
Minerals Monitoring & Enforcement Officer
Tel - 01698 455902
Fax - 01698 455984

Should you need to complain about any matter pertaining to the operation of the above mineral operations, here below are the necessary site contact details to do so...
Broken Cross OCCS
Colin Slater (site manager)
Tel - 01555 880169
Broken Cross Opencast Coal Site, Rigside, ML11 9PB
Glentaggart OCCS
Tel - 01555 852020
Glentaggart Opencast Coal Site, Kennox Cottage, Glespin, ML11 0ST
Mainshill OCCS
Steve Griffiths (site manager)
Tel - 01259 733321
Mainshill Wood, Ayr Road, Douglas, ML11 0RH
Poniel OCCS
No contact information has been provided.
Mainshill OCCS is the nearest operational site.
You may also wish to contact...
SEPA (Scottish Environment Protection Agency)
Tel - 0800 807060
Tel - 0845 6525561
Tel - 0303 1231015
Call the Emergency services if the incident of a serious nature.
Douglas Community Council would be happy to receive a copy of your complaint, should you wish it to be recorded with us. You can email the details to douglasccouncil@aol.com.