Anti-fracking campaigners vow to stay in Balcombe

Protestors march through the streets of Balcombe Credit: Press Association

Anti-fracking campaigners are vowing to stay in Balcombe until the exploratory drilling site is closed. Police served protesters with an eviction notice this week and are now waiting for a court order to remove them. Planning permission for the drilling ends at the end of the month.


Council action over Balcombe

West Sussex County Council have begun legal proceedings to evict protesters from Balcombe.