Nottinghamshire County Council have announced that their draft Minerals Local Plan is open to consultation. The consultation period runs from 27th July 2018 until 28th September 2018. There are of course a number of issues that will be of interest to our local communities, in particular the Counties take on quarrying and the extraction of hydrocarbons. Of particular interest to the CLG., Policy MP12 Hydrocarbon Minerals, 4.104 Shale Gas and following. The question posed, Question 21, What do you think of the draft policy to meet demand for hydrocarbon minerals over the plan period.
So local people what exactly do you think of the proposals?