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2017 in pictures – December

On the last day of  Christmas, DrillOrDrop’s review of 2017 in pictures reaches December, with images of the eviction of a camp at Horse Hill in Surrey, an anti-fracking march in Pickering in North Yorkshire, Buddhist blessings, festive protests and a campaign against Barclays.

Thank you to everyone who contributed pictures for this series of posts and gave permission for their images to be used.

171201 Horse Hill Ross Monaghan

1 December – Protest camp at Horse Hill oil site Photo: Horse Hill Protectors

171202 Horse Hill eviction composite

2 December – Evicition of protestors from Horse Hill oil site Photos (clockwise from top left): Horse Hill Protectors, Robin Thorp, Scott, Breen, Ross Monaghan

171202 Pickering march FFP1

2 December – Anti-fracking march, Pickering, North Yorkshire Photo: Frack Free Pickering

Protesters on Frack Free Pickering march and rallyPickering, North Yorkshire

2 December – Anti-fracking march, Pickering, North Yorkshire Photo: Frack Free Pickering

171202 Yeovil FFY

2 December – Anti-fracking protest, Yeovil Photo: Frack Free Yeovil

171202-tag-a-barclays-crop-leo-dodds

2 December – Protest at Barclays Bank, Liverpool Photo: Leo Dobbs

PNR 171208 core samples CR

8 December – Core samples from Preston New Road wellsite, Little Plumpton Photo: Cuadrilla Resources “PNR Live” video

171208 KM party Helen Chuntso1

8 December – Outside well site KM8, Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire Photo: Helen Chuntso

171208 PNR monks Peter Yankowski 2

8 December – Visit of the Dalai Lama’s Gyuto Monks to the entrance of Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site, Little Plumpton Photo: Peter Yankowski

171209 Monks blessing at Woodsetts Steve Bramley

9 December – Visit of the Dalai Lama’s Gyuto Monks to Woodsetts, South Yorkshire Photo: Steve Bramley

171211 Springs Road Misson Belle Williams

11 December – Delivery to Springs Road, Mission site, Nottinghamshire Photo: Belle Williams

171215 Third Energy security Steven Spy1

15 December – Security staff arriving at KM8 well site, Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire Photo: Steven Spy

171216 KM Eddie Thornton

16 December – KM8 well site, Kirby Misperton Photo: Eddie Thornton

PNR 171217 Ros Wills 6

17 December – Preston New Road site Photo: Ros Wills

171222 pnr carols Dot Kelk

17 December – Preston New Road, Little Plumpton Photo: Dot Kelk

171222 Broadford Bridge BBAG

23 December – Villagers “preparing for restoration” at UKOG’s Broadford Bridge oil exploration site, West Sussex  Photo: Broadford Bridge Action Group

171227 PNR Keith4

27 December – Rig at Preston New Road, Little Plumpton Photo: Keith

171227 PNR Keith1

27 December – Preston New Road, Little Plumpton Photo: Keith

Images from earlier in the year

Thanks to everyone who suggested images and gave permission for their photos to be used.

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

And our written review of the year

 

1 reply »

  1. Oh bless. Those security guards must have really been feeling the chill on 15 Dec. Strange they couldn’t find matching gloves. One can only image the outrage if protectors or police turned up like that too.

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