Illawarra Coal's Appin mine fans fail again

Andrew Pearson
Updated November 17 2016 - 7:37am, first published 6:00am

Miners at Illawarra Coal’s Appin Colliery have again been forced above ground amid methane level concerns, after a ventilation system cut out at the weekend – the second fan failure in three weeks.

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Andrew Pearson

Andrew grew up in the western Riverina town of Hay and has strong ties to the region. He is a former DA journo who has a passion for breaking news and has covered everything from council and politics to crime and court.

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