Category: Daily headlines

News stream reporting on the latest news on efforts to exploit unconventional oil and gas and the campaign against it

December 2018 drilling headlines

Drilling for shale gas is underway at Tinker Lane in Nottinghamshire and site construction has begun at Biscathorpe in Lincolnshire. Rathlin Energy has given notice of work starting at its West Newton-A site. December could see Cuadrilla resume fracking at Preston New Road. There are also High Court hearings […]

August 2018 drilling headlines

August 2018 sees Cuadrilla prepare to frack its site at Preston New Road. There are meetings to decide  oil site proposals in Surrey and Lincolnshire. The latest government survey results on attitudes to shale gas will be published and the outcome of a legal challenge to UKOG’s protest injunction […]

July 2018 drilling headlines

 July 2018 sees two hearings at the High Court on protests against injunctions at Cuadrilla and UKOG sites. Ineos also heads to court in the latest hearing in its case against the National Trust. And MPs investigate shale gas development in former mining areas. You can keep up […]