What’s happening this week? 25-31 July 2016

whats happening this week

DrillOrDrop’s weekly update of events about fracking, onshore oil and gas and the campaigns around them. Please let us know (click here) if any of these details are incorrect or if other events should be included. Event listings for the rest of July and later in the year here

Tuesday 26 July 2016

Seismic testing scheduled to start for Aurora in PEDL 164 in Sefton and West Lancashire.

Frack Free East Yorkshire fracking information evening, 7.30pm, Kilham Village Hall, Church Street Kilham YO25 4RG. Details

Frack Free Yeovil meeting, 7pm, Meadow Road, Yeovil. Details and for venue location

Emergency meeting of Barnsley anti-fracking campaign in response to the borough’s draft minerals plan, 7pm, White Bear, 11 Church Street, Barnsley (opposite the town hall) S70 2AH

Wednesday 27 July 2016

Frack Free Yeovil film screening of Groundswell Rising, 7pm-9.30pm, Unity Hall, Central Road, Yeovil, BA20 1JL.Details

Frack Free Ashfield monthly meeting, 7.30pm-9pm, The Wyvern club, Urban Road, Kirkby in Ashfield NG17 8DB

Keep Wiltshire Frack Free meeting, 7.30pm-9pm, Trowbridge Social Club, Newtown, Trowbridge, Details or from frackfreefamilies@outlook.com

Thursday 28 July 2016

40-minute post show talk about Fracked! Or: Please don’t use the F-word with Kate Mosse and the cast and creative team. Free. Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester, PO19 6AP. Performance of the play currently sold out but check website for returns. Details

Screening of the film Groundswell Rising and discussion, 6.30pm-9pm, Hamilton House, 80 Stokes Croft, Bristol, BS1 3QY. Details

Friday 29 July 2016

Frack Free Lancashire Call To Action, 2pm,  Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road proposed shale gas site, Little Plumpton, near Blackpool.

Northern premier screening and discussion of A River, reaction of a film by Anthony Tombling telling the story of communities in the Afan Forest and Pontryhdyfen facing fracking. 7pm-9pm, – Mitchell & Kenyon Cinema, UCLAN, Preston, PR1 2HE. Tickets and details and trailer

Saturday 30 July 2016

Frack Free South Yorkshire information stall all day at Maltby Miners’ Memorial Fun Day, Coronation Park, Muglet Lane, Maltby S66 7NB.

Yorkshire Say No To Fracking , organised by Frack Free York, 12 noon, Clifford’s Tower, Tower Street, York YO1 9SA.Details

London bus to Yorkshire Say No To Fracking demonstration. Details

Rapid response training day for anti-fracking groups and their supporters. 10am-5pm, Rowan Suite 1, Ribby Hall, Ribby Road, Wrea Green, Preston PR4 2PR. RSVP essential via outreach@frack-off.org. Details

Boycott Barclays protest in Chester (details) and other locations including: Exeter, Sidmouth, Livingston, Lyme Regis, Devizes, East Grinstead and Canary Wharf.

Sunday 31 July 2016

Second Everything We Stand to Lose Journey. Journey of Aurora’s seismic survey area in Sefton, organised by Halsall Against Fracking. Journey by bus, departing at 11am. Email haf@fastmail.com to reserve places. Details

Please let us know (click here) if any of these dates are incorrect or if events are missing. Event listings for the rest of July and later in the year here

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