Seismic Testing Around Tarvin

Home » Newsroom » Seismic Testing Around Tarvin

Today (28th October) Tesla has begun a seismic survey of farmland adjacent to the A54 at Holme Street between the New Village restaurant and the roundabout. The survey is part of a mapping exercise in Tarvin which is looking for oil deposits.

Van
Seismic

In the photographs you can see some of the many vehicles which arrived early this morning complete with workforce. A spokesman from the company was able to tell me that Tarvin is not one of the areas of central interest to Tesla but is being included in their seismic mapping of the area.
If you would like more information, the contact number for Tesla is 07900603577

Ed: "Those of you that attended Monday's (26th Oct) Parish Council Meeting will be aware that a large number of people including Tarvin residents were present and were able to question representatives from Tesla (Surveyors) and iGas (Licence holders) in the Open Session at the start of the meeting. Their responses will be provided via the Parish Council in due course. In the meantime this article should highlight the fact that farmland around Tarvin is being surveyed as park of the search for areas suitable for unconventional gas and oil extraction commonly known a "fracking"."

For more information CW&C has formed an Unconventional Gas and Oil Extraction Working Group who's final report was published in September 2015 and is available to download here

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Bistro at Jessops
Tue 09 Oct 6:00am  |  hits: 719

The Manor Deli & Bistro formally Jessop's is now under new management. It will continue to operate as a sandwich shop for eat in or take away food,Also it will now have the addiction of seating downstairs for coffee teas and sandwiches.Meanwhile there will be a Sri Lankan themed buffet up stairs in the Bistro which will run every Friday and Saturday night, all authentically...

Richard Chaplin Conservation Area utf 8 q conservation_area_display_numbered
Sat 13 Oct 6:00am  |  hits: 327

Unlike many or our neighbouring villages, Tarvin has had no maps on display of our historic village centre Conservation Area. Tarvin Civic Trust thought that posting a display somewhere in the village centre might fit the bill. We considered display boards of all shapes and sizes but where would we put them? Then we lit on the idea of posting a display on the back window of the bus shelter...

Christmas Miracle
Mon 08 Oct 6:00am  |  hits: 193

Is it to early to be thinking about Christmas? Well according to Tarvin Sands it's not. This Christmas make your way through their beautiful winter wonderland and prepare yourself for a magical experience like no other.Take a seat and watch as Santa calls you upon his fairy tale friends to save Christmas in this magical musical Christmas spectacular.Not only will you be...