Events in December 2019 and beyond about UK fracking, onshore oil and gas and campaigning
- Meetings about UK Oil & Gas plans to drill on the Isle of Wight
- Frack free group meetings in Yeovil, Nottingham, Misson and Sheffield
- Final Women’s Call march at Preston New Road in 2019
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Sunday 1 December 2019
Faith at the Gate – Horse Hill. First Faith at the Gate event outside the Horse Hill well site. 3.30pm meet at monitoring camp at junction of A217 and Horse Hill roads. Event is 4pm-5pm, Horse Hill, Horley RH6 0RB. Details
Tuesday 3 December 2019
Green Party meeting on UKOG’s drilling plans on the Isle of Wight at Arreton and Godshill. 6.30pm, Riverside Centre, the Quay, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 2QR. Details
Sheffield Against Fracking monthly meeting. 7pm, The Old Queen’s Head, 40 Pond Hill, Sheffield S1 2BG. Details
Frack Free Yeovil general meeting. 7.30pm-9.30pm, Yeovil, Somerset. Details
Wednesday 4 December 2019
2019 Finale – Women’s Call 121. Day of thanksgiving with 15 minute silence for camps opposing Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road operation. 11am, Preston New Road fracking site, Little Plumpton, near Blackpool. Details
Climate change hustings. 5.30pm-7pm, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston PR1 2PP. Details
Monday 9 December 2019
Frack Free Notts monthly action planning meeting. 7pm, Lincolnshire Poacher, 161-163 Mansfield Road, Nottingham NG1 3FR. Details
Tuesday 10 December 2019
Protest about Surrey County Council’s approval of planning permission for oil drilling. 9am, County Hall, Penrhyn Rd, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2DN. Details
Frack Free Isle of Wight meeting about UKOG plans to drill at two sites on the Isle of Wight. 6pm-8pm, Castle Pub Stable Bar, 91 High Street, Newport PO30 1BQ. Details
Webinar: Live from UN Climate Talks COP25 in Madrid. Hosted by Friends of the Earth Scotland. 6.30-pm-8pm. Online. Details
Thursday 12 December 2019
Frack Free Misson meeting. 7.30pm, Angel Inn, Dame Lane, Misson, Doncaster DN10 6EB.
Monday 16 December 2019
Information event by UK Oil & Gas plc about oil & gas exploration plans at two sites on the Isle of Wight. 1pm-8pm, Newclose County Cricket Ground, Blackwater Road, Newport PO30 3BE.
Coming up later
Tuesday 7 January 2020
Meeting of West Sussex County Council planning committee. The committee may discuss Angus Energy’s application for an extended well test at Balcombe. (To be confirmed)
Wednesday 22 January 2020
Meeting of Lancashire County Council development control committee. Possible date for discussion on Aurora Energy Resources’ application to drill and frack at Great Altcar. To be confirmed.
Thursday 30 January 2020
Meeting of Surrey County Council planning committee. The committee is due to discuss the UKOG application for oil and gas drilling near Dunsfold. To be confirmed.
Thursday 6 February 2020
Release of results of BEIS Wave 32 public attitudes tracker survey. 9.30am. Website
Tuesday 31 March 2020
Deadline for restoration. UKOG Broadford Bridge site in West Sussex.