Frack Free Groups Mark One Year at PNR Without Fracking

Over 250 local residents and visitors from other communities under threat of fracking, gathered on the Fylde Coast today, marking a full year of resolute opposition to Cuadrilla’s operations at the Preston New Road site. Representatives of groups from Cumbria, Yorkshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside and

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New Date (18th) and Venue for FBC meeting which was on January 10th

New Date (18th) and Venue for FBC meeting which was on January 10th

STOP PRESS – MEETING DATE IS NOW THURSDAY 18TH JANUARY – VENUE STILL KIRKHAM COMMUNITY CENTRE Due to the number of people who wish to attend and speak at the Fylde Borough Council Planning Meeting on 10th January considering Cuadrilla’s Traffic Mitigation Measures, FBC have sent the

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A wonderful message from Caroline Lucas

“I am sorry I cannot join you here today. Thank you for coming out in the cold, winter weather to send a powerful message to those who want to frack in our communities. The collective voices being raised by the wonderful and determined Women in White must

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Wake up Cycling Call!

An anti-fracking campaigner from Nelson will today arrive at the Preston New Road fracking site, following a 750-mile cycle journey from Southern Spain, raising awareness for a clean energy future without the need for fracking. Leaving with just a bike and a trailer, 50-year-old Simon Peter began

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Lancashire Day

It’s Lancashire Day today! As well as visiting PNR if you can – do share images of your favourite places or moments in Lancashire – the hashtag #LancashireDay is being used across social media. Use it on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc Remember #WeSaidNo  #DontFrackLancs Thanks to all

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More politicians come to Preston New Road

More politicians come to Preston New Road

Today we saw two national politicians visit Preston New Road. Firstly Tim Farron, Member of Parliament (MP) for Westmorland and Lonsdale visited the site and made clear that he believed that fracking has no place in UK energy policy. He was closely followed by Keith Taylor, MEP

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NETPOL REPORT RAISES SERIOUS CONCERNS

NETPOL REPORT RAISES SERIOUS CONCERNS

NETPOL REPORT RAISES SERIOUS CONCERNS AROUND THE POLICING OF ANTI-FRACKING PROTESTS  A report published today by Netpol, a collective of activists, campaigners, lawyers and researchers, working together to challenge disproportionate policing of protests and of communities, has raised serious concerns about the policing of anti-fracking protests nationwide,

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