A council in Surrey is to shape its response to local oil and gas proposals on public comments to a listening panel.
Conservative-controlled Scarborough Borough Council declared a climate emergency this afternoon.
Three petitions with a total of 300,000+ signatures were handed in this morning to the government, opposing its plans to fast-track fracking decisions in England.
A second environmental group is taking legal action against the government over its new planning policy on fracking and onshore oil and gas.
In this week’s Fracking Week in Parliament: Legislation to give the Welsh Assembly power over fracking Question on regulation of shale gas Academic funding from fracking With thanks to TheyWorkForYou.com for the transcripts.