DrillOrDrop’s May 2017 digest of news about fracking, shale and onshore oil and gas updated daily. For headlines from previous months, click here
About 150 people heard calls last night to object to oil drilling, expected in the next few weeks, at a farm near Billingshurst in West Sussex.
Responses to a public consultation on plans to drill an exploratory oil well in West Sussex have divided over the company’s competence.
The Environment Agency is inviting comments on permit applications by Europa Oil & Gas for its exploration wellsite near Leith Hill in Surrey.
60+ events in April 2017 about UK fracking and onshore oil and gas, including a new tour for the play Fracked!, starring James Bolam and Anne Reid, plus opposition to Barclays’ support for shale gas, continuing Break the Chain actions, meetings, screenings, exhibitions and demonstrations.
Cuadrilla has confirmed that no work will be carried out at its oil exploration site at Balcombe in West Sussex before May this year.
Angus Energy’s Brockham oil site – currently in a dispute over planning permission – breached a condition of its environmental permit earlier this year, the Environment Agency has confirmed.
A month-long public consultation began today on regulation of Cuadrilla’s plans to test its exploratory oil well at Balcombe in West Sussex.
Views are being sought on applications for environmental permits at 15 established oil and gas sites across the UK.
In this week’s events listing: Two exhibitions at Marsh Lane, the Derbyshire village where INEOS plans to explore for shale gas Meet the Regulators drop-in event on regulation at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road in Lancashire Continuing rolling protests outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site Plus meetings, film show, […]