Civil liberties campaigners have condemned police plans for dealing with demonstrations as an “assault” on human rights.
A High Court judge has approved major cuts to one of England’s widest-ranging injunctions against protests at oil and gas sites.
A 71-year-old grandmother is walking more than hundred miles in a week to raise money for a legal challenge to oil drilling in Surrey.
Rathlin Energy has announced plans for two new exploration sites in East Yorkshire.
Opponents of oil and gas exploration at West Newton in East Yorkshire have set up another camp to monitor operations in the area.
A bid to allow gas fields in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire to operate until 2035 is now likely to be approved after a government ruling.
More than 600 people have signed an open letter to senior police officers calling for an end to the categorisation of political campaigning as “domestic extremism”.
A group of campaigners will argue at the High Court tomorrow (2/4/2020) that an oil company’s injunction against protest is “unlawful, unfair and breaches the rights to free speech”.
Campaigners from Europe and North America have met a senior member of the United Nations to call for a ban on fracking.
Some fracking for oil and gas could still go ahead, despite the government’s moratorium, a ministerial statement has indicated.