Opponents of oil drilling at Biscathorpe in the Lincolnshire Wolds have protested against the start of site construction work.
A public consultation has opened into an environmental permit application for the Horse Hill oil exploration site in Surrey.
The Environment Agency reports the green colour of a stream near Cuadrilla’s Balcombe drilling site is still unconfirmed but probably a green dye. Update to Timeline – October 2013
15/10/13 Any decision about fracking in Northern Ireland should be a matter for the Executive as a whole, says the Enterprise Minister, Arlene Foster. Her comments follows a debate in the Northern Ireland Assembly where the Minister of the Environment assured assembly members that in the absence of evidence […]