The Week in focus has been published for over 30 years and covers all exploration and appraisal drilling activity throughout Northwest Europe. The report also provides comprehensive coverage of deals and licensing activity detailing all farm ins/outs asset sales/swaps corporate acquisitions and licence awards. A well tracker is available for download. This edition covers a busy week for North Sea E&A as in Norway: Det Norske spuds the Rovarkula prospect Wintershall continues its campaign to prove up reserves around Vega and Engie spuds the Cara prospect; in the UK: Zennor has announced the discovery of commercial volumes at Finlaggan and Premier Oil spuds the Bagpuss prospect. In Norway M&A Faroe Petroleum announced the acquisition of a package of DONG Norway assets.