UPDATE – what actually happened. Was the RT leak an overstatement designed to wrongfoot opposition? What with the ‘luvvies’ managed opposition operation in full swing, I would say it was. The trespass to be made legal are the current underground trespass rues. Overground trespass laws remain in place — for now.
Fracking on private land to be permitted in Queen’s speech – leak
Cuadrilla chief executive Francis Egan told The Times it would be ‘impractical’ to negotiate with every individual landowner.