Environmental groups have accused pro cycling sponsor Ineos of "greenwashing" its reputationRead the full story ›
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Scores of people have marched through North Derbyshire to protest against fracking. Community groups from Yorkshire, Derbyshire and beyond joined forces to raise awareness of their campaign and call for an end to all plans to drill for shale gas anywhere in the country. Lisa Adlam reports.
The announcement by Third Energy has been welcomed by protesters who have demonstrated continually near Kirby Misperton since last autumn.Read the full story ›
The first people to be prosecuted after protesting against drilling for shale gas in North Yorkshire are due to appear in court today.Read the full story ›
They include a teenager accused of assaulting two police officers.Read the full story ›
According to a tweet by the Kirby Misperton Protectors campaign group, the second man arrested at today's protest in North Yorkshire has been released from police custody.
Councillors in Lincolnshire have unexpectedly rejected a bid to drill for oil and gas at a site in North Lincolnshire
Campaigners said the proposal was akin to fracking - a claim denied by the company behind the plan. But councillors in Scunthorpe sided with the objectors. James Webster was at today's meeting.
Anti-fracking campaigners are entering their second week at a protest camp they have set up in North Yorkshire.Read the full story ›
Third Energy is to be given the go-ahead to frack in North YorkshireRead the full story ›