What’s happening this week? 4-10 September 2017

Langwith Bassett

In this week’s listings

  • Exhibitions by INEOS and anti-fracking campaigners;
  • Meet the Regulators drop-in event;
  • Consultation deadlines;
  • Film screenings;
  • Meetings;
  • Information stalls

Please let us know (click hereif any of these details are incorrect or if other events should be included. Listings for the rest of September click here

Monday  4 September 2017

Amelia Womack, deputy leader of The Green Party, booked as the main speaker at a rally near Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site. More details to come.

Norfolk Against Fracking monthly meeting, 7pm-9pm, The Golden Star, 57 Colegate, Norwich NR3 1DD. Details

Anti-fracking exhibition, 4pm-9pm, Langwith Bassett Community Hall, Rectory Road, Upper Langwith, Mansfield, NG20 9RF. Are We Going To Be Fracked? presentation 7:30pm-9pm. Details

Tuesday 5 September 2017

INEOS Community Exhibition, 2.30pm-7pm Langwith Basset Community Hall, Rectory Road, Upper Langwith, Mansfield NG20 9RF. Details

Meeting organised by North Yorkshire Police for people living near Third Energy’s Kirby Misperton fracking site. Meeting to be chaired by Tom Knox, of North Yorkshire County Council. 5.30pm, Village Hall, High Row, Kirby Misperton, Malton YO17 6XN.  Details

Frack Free Yeovil meeting, 7pm-9.30pm, Back Lane, Chetnole DT9 6PL. Details and venue information

Planning committee of West Chiltington Parish Council, West Sussex, at which councillors are expected to discuss an additional planning application for the Broadford Bridge oil exploration site. 7.30pm, The Reading Room, Parish Offices, Church Street, West Chiltington, RH20 2JW. Meeting agenda

Film screening of The Bentley Effect, 7.30pm, the barn, The Plough Inn, Abinger Road, Coldharbour, Surrey RH5 6HD, Tickets £10 or £5 for concessions. Details

Sheffield Against Fracking meeting, 7.30pm, Central United Reformed Church, Chapel Walk, off Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 2JB. Details

Wednesday 6 September 2017

Closing date for consultation on minerals and waste joint plan for North Yorkshire and the City of York. Details

Closing date for consultation on application by Egdon Resources to the Environment Agency for the variation of an environmental permit for the Keddington wellsite, near Louth in Lincolnshire. Details

Tour of Britain 2017 love cycling hate fracking poster

Love cycling, hate fracking: Tour of Britain Stage 4, 9am-4pm, Mansfield, Southwell, Edwinstowe, Worksop, Retford and Newark. Details

Frack Free Sherwood and Edwinstowe meeting, 7pm, Suite 2 Old Station, High Street, Edwinstowe NG21 9HS. Details

Woodsetts Against Fracking meeting, 7pm, Woodsetts Village Hall, Gildingwells Road, Woodsetts, Worksop S81 8QB. Details

Meeting of Chesterfield Climate Alliance, 7.30pm, Chesterfield Alehouse, West Bars, Chesterfield S40 1AG.

Truth Juice presents a screening of Awake, A Dream from Standing Rock, 7.30-m-10.30pm, New Walton Club, 243 Walton Street, Kingston upon Hull, HU3 6JR. Details

Thursday 7 September 2017

Brockham well Brockham Protection Site

Brockham oil site in Surrey. Picture: Weald Oil Watch

Closing date of consultation on application by Angus Energy to the Environment Agency for an environmental permit for Brockham, near Dorking, Surrey. Details

Deadline under planning conditions for work to start on the West Nash Road site, operated by Sonorex Oil and Gas in Newport. Details

Meet the regulators drop-in event, with representatives of Environment Agency, Health and Safety Executive, Oil and Gas Authority, Public Health England and Ryedale Borough Council. 2pm-7pm, Kirby Misperton Village Hall, High Row, Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire YO17 6XN. Details

Poetry and Fracking, lecture by Hugh Dunkerley, 5pm-7pm, Eckington Civic Centre, Eckington S21 4JG. Free tickets and details

Eckington Against Fracking public meeting,  7.30pm, Eckington Miners Welfare, Pipeyard Lane, Eckington S21 4FA. Details

Deadline (11.59pm) for submitting comments on Egdon Resources’ appeal against refusal of permission for 15 years’ production at Wressle well site , Lodge Farm, Clapp Gate, Appleby near Scunthorpe, appeal reference: APP/Y2003/W/17/3180606. Details

Friday 8 September 2017

Labour and Trades Union event at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site, Little Plumpton, near Blackpool PR4 3PE.

V is for Vendetta Day, 8am-6.30pm, Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site, Little Plumpton, near Blackpool Details

Appeal against conviction for obstructing the highway by photo-journalist Peter Yankowski, 10.30am, Bolton Crown Court, Court House, Blackhorse Street, Bolton BL1 1SU. Details

The facts and fiction of Fracking, talk by Julie Richardson, hosted by Friends of Quantock, 7.30pm-9.30pm, Crowcombe Village Hall, Taunton TA4 4AQ. Details

Frack Free Wakefield District fundraising gig, 7.30pm, the Red Shed, 18 Vicarage Street, Wakefield WF1 1QX. Tickets £5.

Saturday 9 September 2017

Frack Free South Yorkshire at Rotherham Show, 10am-5.30pm, Clifton Park, Clifton Lane, Rotherham S65 2AA. Details

Wirral Against Fracking awareness stall at  Earth Festival, 11am-5pm, St Bridget’s Lane, Birkenhead, West Kirby CH48 3JT. Details

Sunday 10 September 2017

Frack Free South Yorkshire at Rotherham Show, 10am-5.30pm, Clifton Park, Clifton Lane, Rotherham S65 2AA. Details

Add a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s