Woodsetts, Rotherham


Key facts

Address: South of Dinnington Road, Woodsetts, Rotherham

Planning application: RB2017/1577  for construction of a well site and access track, drilling and pressure transient test on a vertical core well.

Operator: INEOS Upstream



Last updated 3/12/2018

7 September 2018

Rotherham councillors refused second Ineos application for Woodsetts. Details and reaction

31 August 2018

Planners back Ineos shale gas plans for Woodsetts. Details

13 June 2018

Expected submission date of second planning application

5 June 2018

Ineos announces it will submit a new planning application for Woodsetts Details

8 March 2018

Rotherham Borough Council votes unanimously against Ineos shale gas plans for Woodsetts Details

12 January 2018

Closing date for public consultation

12 December 2017

Woodsetts Parish Council announces it will “strongly object” to the application

8 November 2017

Application validated and public consultation begins

25 October 2017

Application submitted to Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Woodsetts villagers gather for giant objection photo to send to Downing Street. Details

3 August 2017

INEOS says it is applying for permission to drill a coring well and carry out a pressure transient test at the site. Details