Two rallies against fracking today attracted hundreds of campaigners from across the country.
In this week’s listings: Launch of Frack Free United lobby group against the fracking industry Two exhibitions about industrial sand extraction in Cheshire European Parliament vote Continuing protests at Preston New Road, Lancashire Plus deadlines, meetings, presentations and film screening
The two sides of the fracking debate made their case in a small village in north Derbyshire this afternoon.
A local newspaper supplement about shale gas in the East Midlands has attracted three formal complaints to the advertising watchdog.
A veteran US shale geologist now working with INEOS has raised doubts about fracking in a key area of the UK.
The most successful company in last year’s oil and gas licence round has set out a timetable for its plans to frack in three regions of England. INEOS Shale announced seismic surveying would be carried out this summer and planning applications submitted later in the year.