Arreton oil plans expected before Isle of Wight Council​
Campaigners urge Islanders to email councillors over oil exploration plans
Date set for Isle of Wight oil drilling decision - Drill or Drop

Environment Agency ONLINE Consultation - NOW CLOSED
As of 26th July 141 responses have been published. 

Bob Seely has objected to the issuing of the permit . Click on the link below
Bob Seely Objects to Drilling Permit for Arreton in EA Comment

The Environment Agency has issued a briefing letter to explain what happens next
Read Their Briefing Letter HERE 

The Planning Officer has still not presented or published his recommendation.

UKOG Related News


Letter to Planning Committee from DDTW Campaign (August 15th)

Two sides disagree on benefits of Arreton oil drilling plans   09.08.2021

World’s climate scientists to issue stark warning over global heating threat

Campaigners call for block on UK oil and gas in light of “code red” climate report

BREAKING NEWS  6/8/2021...Zetland has published a further report on behalf of UKOG for the Arreton Site. Click UPDATED REPORT   link to read it.  For our published response click   RESPONSE from DDTW  link to read it



More time for UKOG drilling at Horse Hill

“Disappointing” pause on UKOG’s Turkish well


Road to UKOG’s Dunsfold drilling site “inherently unsuitable”, inquiry told


View the daily details of the Judicial Review of UKOG's challenge to Dunsfold rejection of exploratory well at Loxley at this link Drill or Drop

UKOG share offer raises 10pc of target

Letter to County Press Re EA Consultation 

These Are Things we need to say About Arreton - Letter to Editor

Article in County Press Re EA Consultation

An Environmental Permit for Oil Drilling? Article re: Arreton from " Ours to Save "

Shares fall on news of UKOG £5m placing


UKOG reports £1m+ loss in six months


UKOG protest injunction granted against five campaigners

CCC says planning must deliver net zero – but no support for Horse Hill challenge

Views sought on UKOG oil drilling plans on Isle of Wight

UKOG issues 262m shares to complete Horse Hill equipment purchase


Alba cuts value of UKOG's Horse Hill stake by a quarter

DDTW letter to all candidates for 2021 IOW Elections


Climate dispute over UKOG's Surrey oil wells to go to Court of Appeal


Date set for UKOG's  Dunsfold drilling inquiry


Breaking: Test plan for Balcombe oil well refused unanimously


Latest  - Consultation  Newsletter - What Happens Next?


Environment Agency urged to oppose Isle of Wight drilling plans on climate grounds


Environment Agency Warns of Need For Climate Crisis Action Now


Weald Action Group - Press Release - Emissions & Planning Applications

2020 /2021 Public Consultations for Isle of Wight Planning Officer -  News Reports

Read IW County Press Report Here
Click for Drill or Drop report on the second consultation
Read our analysis of all public comments so far to 3rd September 2020. CLICK HERE

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