Yearly Archives: 2017

Brockham Planning Consultation

Brockham Planning Consultation

Angus Energy and Surrey County Council are in a dispute over the drilling of a horizontal well in January 2017 without planning permission. Despite claiming no need for any permission, Angus applied for retrospective planning for on-site facilities (but not for the drilling). There is currently a public consultation open until 31 July.

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Billingshurst Fracking Update (UKOG) - Thurs 29th Jun

Billingshurst Fracking Update (UKOG) – Thurs 29th Jun

Communities in Sussex are continuing to resist fracking in Billinghurst where a drilling rig is now on the site at Broadford Bridge. UKOG is targeting the Kimmeridge Clay for Shale/Tight oil, threatening not just local community but whole of the Weald. Come down and support them!

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Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Mon 3rd Jul

Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Mon 3rd Jul

With the threat of Cuadrilla’s main drilling equipment beginning to try to move on site soon (though the drilling rig itself is still erected in the PR Marriott yard near Chesterfield) resistance at Preston New Road is stepping up a gear. Currently a pair of small drilling rigs are on site, drilling the initial conductor […]

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Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Sun 2nd Jul

Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Sun 2nd Jul

With the threat of Cuadrilla’s main drilling equipment beginning to try to move on site soon (though the drilling rig itself is still erected in the PR Marriott yard near Chesterfield) resistance at Preston New Road is stepping up a gear. Currently a pair of small drilling rigs are on site, drilling the initial conductor […]

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Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Sat 1st Jul

Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Sat 1st Jul

With the threat of Cuadrilla’s main drilling equipment beginning to try to move on site soon (though the drilling rig itself is still erected in the PR Marriott yard near Chesterfield) resistance at Preston New Road is stepping up a gear. Currently a pair of small drilling rigs are on site, drilling the initial conductor […]

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Lancs Fracking Update (PR Marriott) – Mon 3rd Jul

Lancs Fracking Update (PR Marriott) – Mon 3rd Jul

With site construction at Cuadrilla’s flagship fracking site at Preston New Road in Lancashire drawing to a close, attention is turning to resisting the upcoming drilling phase of the project. Cuadrilla’s main drilling equipment is stored on it drilling contractor, PR Marriott, yard near Chesterfield. The drilling rig itself is still erected in the yard, […]

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