Council bans pedestrians from fracking site verges until 2019 after spending £59k on security guards

BY RUTH HAYHURST ON AUGUST 11, 2017    https://drillordrop.com/2017/08/11/council-bans-pedestrians-from-fracking-site-verges-until-2019-after-spending-59k-on-security-guards/#more-49695 Pedestrians have been barred from using the grass verges beside Cuadrilla’s shale gas site near Blackpool for more than a year and a half. Lancashire County Council said this afternoon it had issued two temporary regulation orders for

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Cuadrilla announces doubling of spending in Lancashire

BY RUTH HAYHURST ON AUGUST 11, 2017    https://drillordrop.com/2017/08/11/cuadrilla-announces-doubling-of-spending-in-lancashire/#more-49716 The shale gas company, Cuadrilla, said today it had doubled the amount of money it had spent in Lancashire in the second quarter of the year. The company today released the latest figures of what it called its

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What’s happening this week? 7-13 August 2017

BY RUTH HAYHURST ON AUGUST 7, 2017 What’s happening this week? 7-13 August 2017 In this week’s listings:Lancashire fracking protest court hearing;  Don’t Drill The Weald rally; Comment deadline on planning applications;  Premier and screenings of An Inconvenient Sequel:   Truth to Power; Gathering on the Green;  Plus

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What’s happening this week? 31 July-6 August 2017

BY RUTH HAYHURST DRILL OR DROP In this week’s listings: Surrey County Council planning committee to discuss transport plans for Leith Hill site; Deadlines for consultations in Surrey and Lancashire; Latest results from government survey of public attitudes to fracking; Walk and fundraiser for campaigns against INEOS

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What’s happening this week? 24-30 July 2017

BY RUTH HAYHURST ON JULY 23, 2017 Monday 24 July 2017 What is fracking? Talk by John Cossham FRSA, campaigner, sustainability activist and entertainer, hosted by York Skeptics, The Phoenix Inn, 75 George Street, York, YO1 9PT. Tuesday 25 July 2017 Frack Free South Yorkshire presentation to

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