Traditional coalman Ernie Lockett delivers bags of coal to homes for winter heating in Northwich, Cheshire, England, on November 24, 2008. Ernie, aged 64, has been a coalman since he was 15 and works alone on his Cheshire delivery round. Coal has seen a resurgence in use as other fuels, such as oil, have seen prices increases and the fashion for solid fuel stoves has risen.