The last stand - anti-fracking protestors show their opposition as drilling gets underway today at the controversial Lancashire site.
After drilling was halted seven years ago, Energy firm Caudrilla say it's the end of a long and bitter battle to start shale gas extraction.
For those against the process, there's disappointment, but they say they'll fight on.
Our political reporter Hannah Miller was there when fracking started and looks at both sides of the debate
An area off the east coast of the Isle of Man will be open for gas and oil exploration by Manx-based company, Crogga.Read the full story ›
It has been a long, controversial road to the start of "fracking" to extract shale gas deep underground at Preston New Road in Lancashire.Read the full story ›
Fracking will start in Lancashire tomorrow after a legal challenge failed in the High Court.
An environmental campaigner tried to convince a judge safety procedures were inadequate.
But the judge ruled today there was "no serious issue."
Energy firm Cuadrilla say they're "delighted" to finally begin fracking at their site at Little Plumpton near Blackpool. The process had been stopped in the UK in 2011 after it was linked to earthquakes.
The ManxSPCA and Manx Wildlife Trust are asking people to look out for pets which have either escaped or been released into the wild.Read the full story ›
Landowners in the Lake District are having to fell hundreds of trees in an effort to control the largest outbreak of disease in living memory.
Phytopthora Ramorum - commonly known as Sudden Oak Death - is carried by larch trees.
It thrives in wet and windy weather, so the race is on try to clear infected forests before it spreads further.
'We didn't vote for fracking' - that's the message a group of women from Lancashire are taking to the Tory Party ConferenceRead the full story ›
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A video taken under the sea around the Isle of Man has been viewed over 100,000 times on social media.
Craig Whalley placed his waterproof camera on a fishing line and the result was spectacular.
In the video, shared via Facebook, Craig captured a huge shoal of fish, including dogfish and other types of shark, living below the Irish Sea around the Manx coast.
A Yellow Weather Warning remains in place for the Isle of Man amid Storm Ali.Read the full story ›
Sailings and flights between the Isle of Man and parts of the UK and Ireland have been cancelled.
Gale force winds between 55 to 65mph are expected in some areas, with a Yellow Weather Warning in place between now and 10pm.
The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company have cancelled the Douglas to Heysham sailing at 8.45am and the Heysham to Douglas crossing at 2.15pm.
Passengers booked on these sailings can log onto the Steam Packet website and amend, or contact reservations on 01624 661661 or 08722 992 992.
Flights currently affected flying from Ronaldsway Airport are the following:
- 9:35 - Manchester Cancelled
- 9:55 - Manchester Cancelled
- 9:55 - Gatwick (delayed: info at 11:00)
- 10:05- London CityCancelled
- 10:10 - Liverpool (delayed: info at 11:00)
- 10:15 - DublinCancelled
- 10:40 - Dublin Cancelled
- 12:15 - Liverpool Delayed
- 12:55 - London City Cancelled
More information on flight updates can be found here.