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What does NCB stand for?

NCB stands for National Coal Board (UK)

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Given the fact, or so we are told, that methane gas is twenty times more damaging to the atmosphere than CO2 (methane destroys ozone), I suggest that as the National Coal Board and Point of Ayr colliery have certainly done their bit of adding to the damage of the atmosphere and global warming.
The new estate was built, Howat Road was added, all the ground that belonged to the National Coal Board, on which stood the colliery, has been virtually covered with dwellings and other buildings used for businesses.
He also said the NUM settled the strike on five occasions with the National Coal Board but that these were "sabotaged" by Thatcher.