Appeal Court to hear climate case against Surrey oil drilling consent

A campaigner has secured a Court of Appeal hearing for a legal challenge against a planning permission for the expansion of oil drilling operations at a site in Surrey, after a judge ruled that arguments in the case had “far reaching ramifications” in relation to climate change.

by Becca Challis
The Horse Hill oil well site (Pic: Getty)
The Horse Hill oil well site (Pic: Getty)

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