This post has live news updates on the decision over proposals to explore for oil and gas near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey.
DrillOrDrop’s diary is back after a break when many events were cancelled or postponed by the coronavirus outbreak.
Bob Seely, the Conservative MP for Isle of Wight, has told campaigners he is against proposals to drill for oil at Arreton.
The planning decision due this week on proposals to drill for oil and gas near the village of Dunsfold in Surrey has been deferred.
A planning application by UK Oil & Gas for an exploration site on the Isle of Wight was published online this afternoon.
North Lincolnshire Council has paid costs of £403,000 after losing an appeal on plans for oil production at Wressle, the site operator has confirmed.
Angus Energy reported this morning it has withdrawn a planning application to test its oil well at Balcombe in West Sussex.
Plans by IGas to drill and frack for shale gas on Ince Marshes in Cheshire appear to have been shelved.
A bid by UK Oil & Gas plc to extend the life of its site at Broadford Bridge in West Sussex will now not be decided until at least July.
With the government announcement last week to postpone its decision on plans at IGas’s Ellesmere Port site in Cheshire, a member of Frack Free Upton reflects on, and celebrates, the local campaign against the onshore gas industry.