A legal challenge to restrictions on protests outside oil sites in southern England has prompted conflicting statements from an oil company and campaigners.
A High Court judge ruled this morning that the government does not have to carry out a new public consultation on its planning policy on fracking.
A road-side camp used to monitor operations at an oil and gas site north of Hull was evicted for the third time today.
A panel of judges at an internationally-recognised tribunal has urged the United Nations to ban fracking.
Anti-fracking campaigns have won a legal challenge to an injunction granted to the shale gas company, Ineos Upstream.
A court in Blackpool ruled today there was no case to answer against nine anti-fracking activists who took part in the longest lock-on protest outside Cuadrilla’s shale gas site.
Three law lords have reserved their decision in an appeal against the protest injunction granted to the fracking company, Ineos.