MPs from former mining areas are among supporters of a parliamentary motion calling for 500m gaps between fracking and ex collieries.
The organisation representing owners and managers of more than half the rural land in England and Wales has accused INEOS of damaging goodwill by taking the National Trust to court.
Fracking Week in Parliament The Government has disclosed that an estimate of 155 UK shale gas wells by 2025 is now considered to be out of date and there are no new figures.
More landowners in Yorkshire have joined a campaign opposing fracking and access to their property for seismic testing.
Theresa May was asked in parliament for her reaction to the complaint of a Cheshire woman who was “door-stepped” by land agents acting for the UK’s biggest shale gas company.
A committee of MPs is to examine whether planning applications for fracking in England should be decided by a government minister, rather than local councils.
Fracking Week in Parliament 6-10 November 2017. The Green Party’s MP, Caroline Lucas, pressed ministers this week on whether Third Energy’s plans for fracking at Kirby Misperton had passed tests required by the regulators.