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PICTURES: The Duke of Edinburgh's visits to our area over more than 60 years

CRICKET: The Duke of Edinburgh, with E R THolmes at the match between the Duke's XI and Hampshire's first team at Dean Park, Bournemouth in 1949

THE Duke of Edinburgh was 30 years past the traditional retirement age by the time he decided to take it easier.

5:02am Wednesday 17 May 2017

BP strikes deal with Perenco for Wytch Farm oilfield

Wytch Farm is the largest onshore oilfield in Western Europe

ENERGY giant BP has announced the sale of its Wytch Farm oilfield in a deal worth a staggering $610 million.

11:00am Wednesday 18 May 2011

BP set to sell off ‘mature’ Wytch Farm oilfield

Wytch Farm, by www.lazyblueskies.com

ENERGY giant BP is to sell Wytch Farm, the largest onshore oilfield in Western Europe, less than a month after it reopened following a leak.

9:00am Wednesday 23 February 2011

Decision to extend oil production at Wytch Farm ‘illogical’, say green campaigners

Wytch Farm

GREEN campaigners have described the decision to grant permission for oil production at Purbeck’s Wytch Farm oilfield for another 21 years as ‘illogical’. Dorset County Council (DCC) agreed energy company Perenco UK could extend the operational…

12:10pm Monday 9 September 2013

Oil production extended at Wytch Farm for another 21 years

Oil production extended at Wytch Farm for another 21 years

CIVIC leaders have agreed to extended permission for oil production at Purbeck’s Wytch Farm oilfield for another 21 years.

1:06pm Friday 6 September 2013

My six concerns over wind farm

A similar offshore wind park in the Netherlands

I CONCUR totally with the viewpoint that the wind farm off Swanage will degrade the esthetical view and have serious detrimental effect on the Jurassic Coast, Coastal Path, Old Harry, Ballard Down, Swanage, and especially Peveril Point.

9:00am Tuesday 22 February 2011

Will we wonder what all the fuss is about if wind farm ever gets built?

Will we wonder what all the fuss is about if wind farm ever gets built?

The whole debate about the Navitus Bay Wind Farm proposal has become more and more bizarre as on one hand objectors clutch at flimsy straws to beef up their argument (much of it based on propaganda fed to them by the right wing press), and on the…

11:12am Friday 25 October 2013

Notice of Application for Planning Permission

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMISSION Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) Order 2010 Notice Under Article 13 In May 2011 BP Exploration announced the sale to Perenco UK Limited of its equity interests in the…

12:00am Thursday 18 August 2011

Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2010:

Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2010:

12:51am Thursday 6 September 2012

Dorset oil leak is a crude ‘wake-up call’ for BP

Wytch Farm, by www.lazyblueskies.com

GREEN campaigners say the leak that prompted a two-month shutdown at BP’s Wytch Farm oilfield should be viewed as “a wake-up call for potential disaster in Dorset”.

9:00am Friday 28 January 2011
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