Cononish Gold Mine

Published: 7th February 2018

Read about our concerns about the Cononish gold mine near Ben Lui (Tyndrum).

The Trust did not object to the 2011 planning application but objected to more recent design proposals.

The mine site impacts not only the National Park and the NSA but also encroaches into Wild Land Area 6 Ben Lui.

Read our submissions in the downloads below.

On 27 February 2018 at a special planning hearing members of the National Park Authority Board approved the application. Read their statement here