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  1. Anti fracking protests continue in BelcooRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Carrickonshannon Today

    The protests against the possible use of hydraulic fracturing in Co Fermanagh continued this weekend, albeit in an unusual format, as an enthusiastic crowd met to make a stand against fracking through song in Belcoo on Sunday.

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  2. Belcoo decision 'good news for Woodburn'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Carrickfergus Today

    A province-wide environmental lobby group has vowed to turn its attention to Carrickfergus after a successful campaign in Fermanagh.

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  3. Relief for local community but they vow fight will continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Carrickonshannon Today

    Big smiles from Tom White, Eddie Mitchell, Dianne Little and Tanya Jonnes at the decision by Minister Durkan not to drill in Belcoo.

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  4. Irish 'time zone shift ludicrous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | BBC News

    The Brighter Evenings Bill would mean clocks would move one hour forward in March, but would not move back in October Proposals for a different time zone between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic have been branded as "ludicrous" by a UUP MLA.

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  5. UUP and Sinn Fein oppose proposals for new RoI time zoneRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Fermanagh Today

    Proposals in Dublin to move the Republic of Ireland to a different time zone are "ludicrous", a former Ulster Unionist leader has said.

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  6. NI Minister rules against permitted developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Carrickonshannon Today

    ... and Brendan Sweeney. In a move that has stopped the short term prospect of exploratory drilling in Belcoo, Northern Ireland's Environment Minister, Mark Durkan, has rejected Tamboran's proposals for exploratory drilling under permitted development ...

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  7. To frack or not to frack? The view from the streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Fermanagh Today

    As MLAs engaged in a fiery war of words this week on the pros and cons of fracking, The News Letter took to the street to see what the public made of the matter.

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  8. Children hit the right note in anti-fracking protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Carrickonshannon Today

    Parents from Counties Fermanagh and Leitrim enjoyed a singing performance conducted by Orla Nugent outside the quarry gates at Belcoo last Friday, where Tamboran Resources proposes to drill.

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  9. Protestor JP Fay pictured at the Belcoo anti-fracking demonstration in County FermanaghRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Fermanagh Today

    The environment minister has defended his decision to block an exploratory fracking scheme, as criticism from unionists continued to mount.

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  10. N. Ireland fracking: minister rejects global energy firm's drilling proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Russia Taday

    Australian energy firm, Tamboran Resources, had an application to drill an exploratory hole in Belcoo, Fermanagh rejected by NI's Environment Minister.

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  11. Fracking company refused permission to drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Donegal Today

    Northern Ireland Environment Minister Mark Durkan has rejected Tamboran's proposals for exploratory drilling in Fermanagh under permitted development rights.

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  12. Durkan borehole decision criticisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | BBC News

    Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has been accused of sending out the signal that Northern Ireland "is not open for business".

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  13. Colreavy welcomes Minister Durkan's decision on Tamboran explorationRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sligo / North Leitrim Sinn Fein TD Michael Colreavy has welcomed Minister Mark Durkan's decision that Tamboran Resources application for permission to drill an750 meter deep exploratory hole at a site adjacent to a quarry at Belcoo, Co Fermanagh must be subject to a full planning application process.

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  14. "Pressure now on Alex White as Minister Durkin rejects Fracking proposal" - CarthyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sinn FA in MEP, Matt Carthy, has welcomed the decision by the six-county Environment Minister, Mark Durkan, to deny Tamboran permission to begin deep bore test drilling in Belcoo Fermanagh.

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  15. Anti-fracking vigil at borehole siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | BBC News

    Anti-fracking protesters have been celebrating a decision to block permission for an exploratory borehole for shale gas in County Fermanagh.

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  16. Minister rejects proposals for fracking testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Fermanagh Today

    Australian mining firm Tamboran notified the Department of the Environment of their intention to drill a core of rock from Cleggan Quarry, Belcoo.

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  17. Belcoo borehole rejected by MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | UTV

    An application by a mining company to drill a shale gas test borehole at a Co Fermanagh quarry has been rejected by the Environment Minister Mark H Durkan.

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  18. NI minister rejects Fermanagh fracking proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | RTE.ie

    Northern Ireland's Environment Minister Mark Durkan has rejected a planning application to drill an exploratory borehole for shale gas in Co Fermanagh.

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  19. Northern Ireland Minister rejects Tamboran's proposal to drill under permitted developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Carrickonshannon Today

    In a statement issued this afternoon the Northern Ireland Minister said: "I have given very careful consideration to Tamboran's proposal to drill a core of rock from Cleggan Quarry near Belcoo and whether this is permitted development under current legislation.

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  20. Right decision by minister to block 'fracking' - GildernewRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Sinn FA in MP Michelle Gildernew has said the environment minister has made the correct decision in denying Tamboran a licence to carry out test drilling in Fermanagh.

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