In this update of protests about fracking and the onshore oil and gas industry: Reclaim the Power’s Breaking the Chain protest at fracking supply companies Bez, of the Happy Mondays, visits Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site Cycle protest Lock-on at A E Yates This post will be updated with […]
Opponents of fracking reached the end of a 120-mile walk this afternoon between shale gas sites in North Yorkshire and Lancashire.
Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site More arrests Police and Crime Commissioner visits the site Complaints of large police presence Anti-fracking march from North Yorkshire to Lancashire
In this week’s post: Injuries to protesters at Preston New Road include two local councillors Rachael Maskell, MP for York Central, visits Kirby Misperton Protection Camp Opponents record installation of workover rig at Third Energy’s Pickering site in North Yorkshire This post is updated throughout the week. Please let […]
Opponents of plans by Third Energy to frack a well in North Yorkshire have criticised remarks by operations director, John Dewar, made in an interview with the Press Association.
Lancashire Police issued a correction today to its earlier statement that 150 people had attempted to break into Cuadrilla’s shale gas site at Preston New Road after an anti-fracking national day of action on Saturday (25 February 2017)
The climate change campaign group, Reclaim the Power, has announced plans for a fortnight of direct action against companies which supply the fracking industry.