Interactive Investor view
"Will anyone ever believe an RNS of his again? Right to the last they were 'targeting a potentially significant trap' in these 'sections of interest'."
But 'Celtic Heart' was more moderate in reaction: "In my view you have two choices, join the lemmings jumping over the cliff or realise that we still have a working hydrocarbon system and wait it out.
"We did not find the oil on this occasion but the data gathered makes it a lot more likely we will on the next drill. What is the point of taking a huge hit? This is what oil exploration is all about."