Fracking protests to continue

Anti-fracking protesters will maintain a presence outside an exploratory drilling site following two days of direct action against the energy company carrying out the work.

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Dame Vivienne Westwood joins fracking protesters

Fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood (right) joins fracking protesters in Balcombe Credit: PA

Renowned fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood has joined protesters at the Cuadrilla fracking site in Balcombe, West Sussex.

Dame Vivienne, 72, carried a placard which said: "Say no to fracking" as campaigners gathered at the site.

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