An environmental campaigner who took part in a 12-hour protest on a rig platform at the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey has been cleared of aggravated trespass.
Tributes have been paid to the opponent of fracking, Ian R Crane, who died last week (25/2/2021) after a long illness.
This post has links to more than 70 studies, briefings and research papers on fracking and the UK onshore oil and gas industry published since 2018.
Surrey County Council told the High Court today it had acted lawfully in granting consent for two decades of production at the Horse Hill oil site near Gatwick Airport.
Colin Watson, a leading campaigner against fracking and shale gas developments in Cheshire, has died.
Opponents of fracking have paid tribute to Deb Kay, a long-standing campaigner whose funeral was held this morning in Irlam, Salford.
A legal challenge against the oil and gas industry regulator will be heard at the High Court next month (July 2020).
A fake Facebook account was allegedly used to send messages to people about changes to the UK Oil & Gas injunction against protests.
Important sections of the injunction against protests outside Cuadrilla’s fracking site near Blackpool have been abandoned.
The first UK anti-fracking protesters found in contempt of court for breaching an injunction should not have been brought before the courts, lawyers argued today.