UK Drilling

'Everybody's Hearts Are Broken'. Shell's Ship Sets Sail For Arctic Oil Drill As Greenpeace Loses Battle

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK

Shell's icebreaker ship bound for the Arctic has finally set sail, after Greenpeace protesters lost their battle to prevent the vessel from reaching t...

Incredible Pictures Of Activists Hanging From US Bridge To Stop Shell Ship Heading To Arctic For Oil

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Shell's icebreaker ship, which had started heading towards the activists, has now turned back to the dock. Suspended gracefully from the st...

George Osborne Says Father-In-Law Can 'Speak For Himself' After Fracking Row

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 05.08.2013 | UK Politics

George Osborne appeared to distance himself from his father-in-law Lord Howell without causing an awkward family row on Monday, after the Tory peer ca...

Achieve Growth, By Association

Julie White | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Julie White

While I do believe that it is vital that we modernise and push ourselves forward in business, I actually believe that goes hand-in-hand with being part of a trade body (and all the benefits that brings), rather than being at odds with it.

Controversial Fracking Given Go-Ahead In UK, Despite Causing Earthquakes

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

The controversial method of drilling for gas, known as "fracking", has been given the go-ahead despite causing two earth tremors in the UK last year. ...

Frack Off: Protesters Halt Work At Fracking Drill

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Protesters have scaled a drilling rig in Lancashire that extracts shale gas after a report blamed the practice, known as fracking, for causing a numbe...