Statements made by partners in the oil and gas well at West Newton in East Yorkshire have prompted opponents to question future plans for the site.
Union Jack Oil plc has raised £5m to press ahead with drilling plans at West Newton in East Yorkshire, the company announced this morning.
The case against three people who took part in a protest outside Rathlin Energy’s oil exploration site in East Yorkshire was dismissed today.
The exploration site at West Newton, north of Hull, has more oil than previously estimated, investors in the site said today.
The trial of an environmental campaigner was abandoned halfway through yesterday when the court heard that Humberside Police had a force-wide policy against a particular form of protest.
An exploration company has told investors about plans to drill next year at a second site at West Newton in East Yorkshire.
Rathlin Energy has suspended the extended well test at its West Newton well site in East Yorkshire – just a week after the start.