Past Events



Environment Agency Virtual Engagement

re West Newton A wellsite Permit Application

6pm, Thurs 16th Dec – by Zoom

Meeting ID: 942 7932 0442
Passcode: WNA21

The event details are on the Engagement Flyer on this E.A. Permit Consultation page.



Street Stall – Change Your Bank!

11:30 Thurs 9th Dec – Toll Gavel, Beverley



West Newton A Wellsite Expansion & Major Oil Drilling Planning Application

Pre-Committee Presentation – Mon 27th Sept 2021, 2pm

Each side (Rathlin Energy and the objectors) will present their case for a total of 30 mins each to councillors.


Planning Committee Meeting – Thurs 30th Sept, 10am

The 12 councillors on the Planning Committee will consider whether to Allow or Refuse the application.
As presentations will be made at the pre-meeting a few days before, at this meeting each side will be permitted just 3 mins to speak. Some councillors who are not on the Planning Committee will also speak against the application.

“Seating in the public gallery is limited, therefore places must be booked in advance by contacting the Committee Manager. Members of the public and press are encouraged to view proceedings on the council’s committee YouTube channel where the meeting can be viewed live or at a later date.” – ERYC


Both at: County Hall, Cross St, Beverley HU17 9BA
and on YouTube here.

People are strongly encouraged to attend both inside (as possible) and outside to respectfully show their objection.



Bridlington Eco Summit

10am-3pm, Sat 18th Sept – Christ Church


We’ll be giving a talk, and will have a stall there.

Hosted by Transition Towns Bridlington in partnership with Christ Church Bridlington.

Register & more details here.

PDF of Flyer + Programme


Information Stalls / Objection Surgeries

“Oil Drilling Planned – Object Here Today”

Join us to inform people about the oil drilling, and encourage them to Submit an Objection.

12 noon – 2pm, Sat 4th Sept – Beverley, Toll Gavel

11am-1pm, Sat 21st Aug – Hull, Victoria Square

“They’re doing what near Hull – Oil Drilling?? Oh what are they playing at?!”
Dozens more Objections collected in Hull today, with passerbys queuing up to object these crazy plans.

11am-1pm, Sat 14th Aug – Beverley, Toll Gavel

Passerbys in Beverley queuing to write their objections to oil & gas drilling nearby.

10am-noon, Sat 7th Aug – Sproatley