Union Jack Oil PLC

Union Jack Oil looks forward to fair hearing over Wressle

If approved, Wressle's development would significantly boost UJO's onshore UK production base.

oil and gas operations
The new public inquiry is expected to run for five days

Union Jack Oil PLC’s (LON:UJO) executive chairman David Bramhill said he is looking forward to a fair hearing over the Wressle oil field project, which was previously denied planning permission.

It has been confirmed that a public inquiry will take place in November to hear an appeal against North Lincolnshire council’s denial of planning permission to the Wressle field.

The new hearing is expected to start on 5 November and will last around 5 days.

READ: Union Jack Oil kicks off West Newton exploration well

"We are pleased that a date has now been set for the planning enquiry and we echo Egdon's sentiments that an independent professional planning inspector is best equipped to make a balanced decision with regard to the development of Wressle,” Bramhill said.

"Given the positive endorsement by the council's own planning officer, which was reinforced by an expert third party review carried out by the council, we believe our appeal and the case for approving the Wressle development are strong and we look forward to receiving a fair hearing."

Quick facts: Union Jack Oil PLC

Price: £0.00

Market: AIM
Market Cap: £36.93 m

Add related topics to MyProactive

Create your account: sign up and get ahead on news and events


The Company is a publisher. You understand and agree that no content published on the Site constitutes a recommendation that any particular security, portfolio of securities, transaction, or investment strategy is...

In exchange for publishing services rendered by the Company on behalf of Union Jack Oil PLC named herein, including the promotion by the Company of Union Jack Oil PLC in any Content on the Site, the Company receives...



Investor Update: Union Jack, Europa Oil & Egdon welcome wressle update

Headlines from the Proactive Investors UK newsroom. Union Jack Oil (LON:UJO), Egdon Resources (LON:EDR) and Europa (LON:EOG) have all welcomed a decision by North Lincolnshire Council not to give evidence at the forthcoming public inquiry into the Wressle oilfield development. Operator...

2 weeks, 5 days ago

2 min read