This week’s diary features a legal challenge in the High Court in London by Frack Free Ryedale and Friends of the Earth against the approval of planning permission to frack at Kirby Misperton in North Yorkshire. Also five community meetings, two meet-the-regulator events, a fundraiser, a consultation deadline and a parliamentary debate.
Monday 21 November 2016
Are we going to be fracked? Presentation by Frack Free South Yorkshire to Warmsworth Parish Council, 6.30pm, 42 Low Road West, Warmsworth, Doncaster DN4 9LE. Details
The Frackers are coming to Leeds Public information meeting about the transport of fracking waste fluid to the treatment plant in Leeds. Speakers and opportunity to ask questions. 6.30pm-8.30pm, St Joseph’s Catholic Club, 4 Whitfield Avenue, LS10 2QE Leeds. Details
Are we going to be fracked? Presentation by Frack Free South Yorkshire to Brodsworth Parish Council, Scawsby Community Centre, Barnsley Road, Doncaster DN5 8QQ (opposite Aldi). Details
Purpose of the Shale Wealth Fund: adjournment debate in the House of Commons proposed by Caroline Flint, Labour, Don Valley, final item of business, Houses of Parliament, London SW1. Details
Tuesday 22 November 2016
Hearing to decide whether a judicial review should go ahead into North Yorkshire County Council’s approval of Third Energy’s plans to frack at Kirby Misperon. Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand, London WC2A 2LL. If the JR is given the go ahead, the case will continue immediately.
Are we going to be fracked? presentation by Frack Free South Yorkshire to Hampole and Skelbrooke Parish Meeting, 7pm, St Michael’s Church, Skelbrooke, Doncaster.
Wednesday 23 November 2016
Second day set aside to hear judicial review of North Yorkshire County Council’s approval of Third Energy’s plans to frack at Kirby Misperon. Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand, London WC2A 2LL
Meet the Regulators drop-in session, with representatives of Environment Agency, Health and Safety Executive, Oil and Gas Authority, and Public Health England. 2pm-7.30pm, The Best Western Crewe Arms Hotel, Nantwich Road, Crewe, Cheshire CW2 6DN.
Frack Free Banwell and Weston-Super-Mare bi-weekly action meeting, 7pm-9.30pm, The Bristol Hotel, 29 Locking Road, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 3BZ. Details
Thursday 24 November 2016
Meet the Regulators drop-in session, with representatives of Environment Agency, Health and Safety Executive, Oil and Gas Authority, and Public Health England. 2-7pm, Acacia Centre, Acacia Avenue, Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 9BH
Real Media tour: Media training workshop, 7pm-9pm, Oxford Hub, 16-17 Turl Street, Oxford OX1 3DH. Booking required. Details and to book
The Fallacies of the Fracking Frenzy, public anti-fracking talk by Dr Stephen Garsed, hosted by Fylde Constituency Labour Party, 7pm, Aztex Venue, Pleasure Island, South Promenade, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire FY8 1LS. Details
Saturday 26 November 2016
Frack Free Driffield and Wolds drop-in event, 2pm-4pm, Church Rooms, Thwing, East Yorkshire. Details
Sunday 27 November 2016
Folk Against Fracking fundraising gig for Frack Free South Yorkshire and Sheffield Against Fracking, 3pm-10pm, The Shakespeare, 146-148 Gibraltar Street, Sheffield S3 8UB. Details