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The World Bank clearly shares our view

From the Guardian Tuesday 12 December 2017 World Bank to end financial support for oil and gas exploration The World Bank will end its financial support for oil and gas exploration within the next two years in response to the growing threat posed by climate change. In

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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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TED talk on Astroturfing

TED talk on Astroturfing

You may have heard the term “astroturfing” used to describe part of the lobbying activity of the UK shale gas industry. This TED talk (just 10 minutes long) explains what it is about an gives you some pointers as to how to recognise it.

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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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Labour Briefing – May Increasingly Isolated on Fracking

In this December’s Labour Briefing Owen Adams re-iterates Labour’s commitment to banning fracking and points out Theresa May’s political isolation as a result of her support for an industry which even the Daily Mail is finding hard to love.

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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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