Wressle Development – Issue of EA Mining Waste Permit Variation

19 May 2017

Egdon Resources plc (AIM:EDR) is pleased to announce the issue by the Environment Agency of the variation to the Mining Waste Permit for the planned Wressle field development and associated operations.

The issue of the permit is a key regulatory approval in the proposed Wressle development, and provides support to the new Planning Application as submitted on 28 April 2017.

Commenting on the permit approval, Mark Abbott, Managing Director of Egdon said:-

“After a long and extremely thorough review of our proposals by the Environment Agency, we are pleased to receive the variation to our environmental permits for the proposed Wressle development and associated operations. This validates our position that the planned operations and procedures will prevent, mitigate and minimise environmental impacts. Egdon takes its safety, environmental and social obligations very seriously and is committed to maintaining the highest standards.  We are confident that this will be recognised in the outcome of the new Planning Application.”