A fourth survey of residents in Cheshire has found more than 75% oppose fracking.
Views are being sought on applications for environmental permits at 14 established oil and gas sites across the UK.
Summary of recent activity and expected operations at 50+ sites across the UK, including applications, decisions, company plans and licence changes.
A decision expected this month on plans by IGas to explore for shale gas at a second site in Nottinghamshire has been put back again.
Egdon adds to licence stake Egdon Resources has announced it has increased its stake in a potential shale gas area in the East Midlands.
The Environment Agency begins a public consultation on an environmental permit application for the coal bed methane production site at Doe Green
A decision on plans for a second shale gas exploration site in Nottinghamshire has been delayed again.