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A recent FOI request from Friends of the Earth has revealed that INEOS have plans to carry out seismic surveys around Sherwood Forest, including areas nearby to the Major Oak. View the map Find out more about seismic surveys Pauline from the Frack Free Sherwood Forest & Edwinstowe group said:[…]

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Frack Free Notts are extremely disappointed by the decision made on the 15th November by the NCC planning committee to approve the application by IGas for exploratory drilling at Misson Springs. In particular we are disappointed that the committee members did not fully explore the options open to them to[…]

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This page lists all media coverage from the Misson Springs planning committee meeting INews (Part 1) INews (Part 2) The Guardian (Part 1) The Guardian (Part 2) Notts TV ITV Central Nottingham Post The Star (Part 1) The Star (Part 2) Worksop Guardian Retford Times Mansfield Chad

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The Nottinghamshire County Council Planning Officer, Oliver Meek, has recommended that the Planning Committee approve IGas Energy’s application to explore for shale gas at Misson Springs. This recommendation comes despite thousands of written objections from local residents, as well as objections from Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, RSPB, CPRE Nottinghamshire, Notts Ramblers, Misson Parish Council,[…]

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Frack Free Nottinghamshire have today issued a Press Statement saying that they are writing to Fisher German estate agents asking why they are providing assistance to a company that wants to frack through Nottinghamshire by facilitating access for seismic testing. Frack Free Nottinghamshire says: “Fisher German’s actions are bizarre considering[…]

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On 6 July 2016, Notts County Council invited councillors and anti fracking groups from across the county to an event at County Hall to listen to the regulators in the fracking industry, as an opportunity to find out information and ask questions. Frack Free Notts were present at this meeting[…]

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From Frack Free Tinker Lane At an open public meeting of Bassetlaw District Councils (BDC) Planning Committee, in a decisive vote of 8 to 1 (1 abstention) the Committee decided to object to a planning application for an exploratory borehole near Barnby Moor. BDC are consultees to Nottinghamshire County Council[…]

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On 6 July 2016, Notts County Council invited councillors from across the county to an event at County Hall to listen to the regulators in the fracking industry, as an opportunity to find out information and ask questions. Frack Free Notts were present at this meeting and have listened carefully[…]

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