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Nottinghamshire Minerals Plan – Issues & Options Consultation (to Jan 2018) Comments are required by 14 January 2018. The consultation is asking what issues should be considered in this review of the Minerals Plan which will cover 2020 to 2036. (The previous consultation has been abandoned and they are starting[…]

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Two applications for fracking exploration in Nottinghamshire have now been approved and are due to start site construction in January 2018. It’s important to let your councillors know how you feel. This will help them realise how many people in the area oppose fracking, and encourage them to find out more[…]

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MPs across the country have now been elected. Teresa May is preparing a Queens Speech. What we don’t know is whether the Conservative fracking plans (changing planning law to mean non-fracking drilling will be treated as permitted development. – see below) will be included in the Speech. Therefore NOW is a[…]

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Frack Free Nottinghamshire are beyond disappointed by the decision of Nottinghamshire County Council’s Planning Committee to approve the application by Dart Energy for exploratory drilling at the Tinker Lane site in Bassetlaw. This is the second approval in Bassetlaw, forming the start of an industrial gas field. This approval is[…]

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If you haven’t yet written to the county councillors about the Tinker Lane planning application, please do it ASAP as the planning meeting is this Tuesday (21st March). And join us from 9am on the day outside County Hall in West Bridgford, bring placards and your voices. The press should[…]

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Nottinghamshire County Council’s Planning and Licensing Committee will decide on Nottinghamshire’s second exploratory drilling application (Tinker Lane between Barnby Moor and Blyth in Bassetlaw) on Tuesday 21st March 2017. The planning officer has recommended approval with over 50 conditions required! It is therefore essential to ACT NOW to ensure this[…]

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