Jeremy Corbyn met campaigners outside Cuadrilla’s shale gas site near Blackpool this afternoon and repeated his call on the government to ban fracking.
Environmental campaigners have called on the new Conservative leader, Boris Johnson, to ban fracking.
A group of 143 doctors, nurses and health specialists has called on Theresa May to ban fracking in her final fortnight in office.
A Conservative group has defied party policy by proposing a ban on fracking.
An application for a licence to explore for shale gas in south west County Fermanagh has prompted questions and opposition among anti-fracking campaigners and local people.
Opponents of fracking called today on the Scottish government to ban fracking “once and for all”.
A panel of judges at an internationally-recognised tribunal has urged the United Nations to ban fracking.