Let's Sing `Oil To The Queen'

SOME PEOPLE HAVE ALL THE luck. Beneath Windsor Castle, Queen Elizabeth II's suburban London home, there may be a huge deposit of oil--as much as 100 million barrels. Or so says Canuk Exploration, an oil-drilling consultancy that holds exploration licenses for the castle grounds. Canuk wants to put a rig on the Queen's golf course. But it will take at least five years for the company to obtain permits, let alone raise funds for the very speculative venture. And a local planning authority hearing in January is likely to bring out strident opposition.

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