Responses to a public consultation on plans to drill an exploratory oil well in West Sussex have divided over the company’s competence.
Work is underway at the Broadford Bridge oil site in West Sussex for the first time for nearly two and a half years.
Plans to drill for oil near Billingshurst in West Sussex needs a fresh planning application because the exploration target has changed, campaigners said this week.
Last updated: 18/5/2022 Key facts Address: Wood Barn Farm, Adversane Lane, Broadford Bridge, Billingshurst RH14 9EB Operator: UK Oil and Gas plc Planning: Site operations: WSCC/052/12/WC and WSCC/029/17/WC (amendment of condition 2 of WSCC/052/12/WC) Extension of site operations to 31 March 2020 WSCC/032/18/WC Security fencing, cabins and gates: WSCC/032/17/WC and WSCC/037/14/WC Environmental permits: […]
West Sussex County Council has approved changes to plans by UK Oil and Gas Investments plc for its exploratory oil well at Broadford Bridge, near Billingshurst.
The two oil companies behind an exploratory drilling site in West Sussex are suing each other in the High Court in London, according to a financial document filed in the US.
The exploratory oil well planned for Broadford Bridge, near Billingshurst in West Sussex, is likely be drilled in spring 2015, according to information for investors. The cost of drilling is estimated at $5m (£3.17m) and, under a deal with the UK government, the well would secure the future […]
A campaign group fears that plans to replace a Victorian bridge will open up part of West Sussex to oil and gas exploration.
The company behind plans to explore for gas near a Surrey village has threatened to sue a senior local councillor for libel.
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