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.
The former head of BP and the fracking firm Cuadrilla has warned that oil prices will remain low for “some considerable time”.
A fake Facebook account was allegedly used to send messages to people about changes to the UK Oil & Gas injunction against protests.
Five women campaigners have welcomed a legal ruling which allows them to continue their long-running opposition to an injunction against protests at oil sites in Sussex and Surrey.
Lawyers for UK Oil & Gas said five women campaigners should be barred from trying to quash an injunction against protests at its sites in Surrey and Sussex.
UK Oil & Gas plc said today it had delayed its capital expenditure programme because of the covid-19 outbreak.
Decisions on plans for Balcombe and Broadford Bridge oil sites in West Sussex will be delayed because of the Covid-19 virus.
UK Oil & Gas, the company behind the Horse Hill oil site in Surrey, has issued a total of 348 million shares in the past week.
UK Oil & Gas revealed details today of two proposed oil exploration sites on the Isle of Wight.
Campaigners from Extinction Rebellion have locked themselves together to block the entrance of the Horse Hill oil site near Gatwick.