A fracking company has withdrawn from a shale gas site near Blackpool which was the scene of a series of earth tremors that led to a moratorium on the controversial technology.
Deepwater Horizon disaster firm hold talks with company planning to drill for oil and gas in South Downs National Park
Brighton Pavilion MP was arrested last month during protests outside the Cuadrilla drilling site
The first resident of Balcombe to be arrested for protesting against fracking in the area is being held by police, protesters said.
'I'm anti-fracking and I'm here to protest. There has been no debate,' she says
A government minister with responsibility for fracking suggested in a private meeting that the innovative gas drilling process could cause houses' walls to shake, it is reported.
“It's a threat to our water. It's a threat to our air. The oil and gas industry wants to frack the UK and only we can stop them,” begins Lush, the handmade cosmetic company, in its online campaign against the controversial method of fracking.
Drilling began at 11.15am at the West Sussex site as demonstrations entered their ninth day
Heat and humidity will bring a good chance of heavy showers and even thunder
The Education Secretary Michael Gove’s department has been censured by public spending watchdogs over a plan to set up a state boarding school for inner-city children in the heart of the Sussex countryside.
Amol Rajan finds brotherly love at a new family-run restaurant in west London
Former I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! contestant Aggro Santos called today for rape suspects to be given anonymity until they are convicted.
A seven-year-old boy who suffered catastrophic brain damage after a "catalogue of errors" at his birth is to receive a compensation package worth £8.5 million.
A Church of England priest used the respectability of his cassock to groom and sexually abuse young boys along with his organist, a court heard today.
Spitbank Fort, The Solent
For a royalist country, England has been rather careless with its old monarchs. Richard III may have now been found after being mislaid for 500 years, but eight other rulers are still missing.