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.
The directors of the company behind a proposal to set up a state boarding school in the heart of the Sussex countryside have been warned they could face prosecution for failing to file their annual accounts.
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
Natalie Hynde, the daughter of The Pretenders’ singer Chrissie Hynde and The Kinks’ Ray Davies has been arrested after apparently gluing her hands to her boyfriend during a protest against fracking.
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.
Honeysuckle Weeks is best known as jolly-hockey-sticks Samantha in Foyle's War. She tells Charlotte Cripps why her role in a hard-hitting play about women's rights in Twenties Chicago makes a welcome change
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.
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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.
So, farewell 2012 and, meteorologically speaking, good riddance, says David Randall for whom our weather is beyond a joke