Live updates from Fylde fracking meeting

More than 450 people filled Lytham’s Lowther Pavilion Theatre for the first town-hall style meeting on fracking in Fylde for more than two years. The event has been organised by Fylde resident and engineer, Mike Hill, and chaired by Charles Metcalfe. DrillOrDrop is reporting live from the meeting.

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LATEST CUADRILLA COCK-UP AT PRESTON NEW ROAD

A meeting took place between the council and Cuadrilla last night and they were forced to admit at last that they have in fact hit an underground well and that is where the water is coming from. The trench they have built round the edge to collect

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June 2017 drilling headlines

With Thanks To Ruth at DrillorDop DrillOrDrop’s June 2017 digest of news about fracking, shale and onshore oil and gas updated daily. https://drillordrop.com/2017/06/01/june-2017-drilling-headlines/    

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Dirty money: Scots councils under fire for fracking funds

TEN Scottish local authorities pension funds have invested more than £400 million in 23 fracking companies. Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Dundee, Falkirk and other councils put their pension money in multinational shale gas firms blamed for causing climate pollution.  

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