What’s happening this week? 16-22 January 2017whats-happening-this-week

Monday 16 January 2017

Preston New Road rolling road protest, 9am-3pm, Preston New Road, A583, Little Plumpton, Lancashire PR4 3PJ. Details

Final consultation opens on Joint Minerals and Waste Local Plan for West Sussex and the South Downs National Park. Runs until 13 March.

Ban Fracking Now: join Labour MSP Claudia Beamish to consult on her Scottish Parliamentary Bill to ban fracking, 7pm-8.30pm, Portobello Baptist Church Hall, 185 Portobello High Street, Edinburgh, EH15 1EU.

Presentation by INEOS, 7.45pm, Letwell Village Hall, Letwell Village, Rotherham S81 8DF.

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Latest on Gayzer Frackman legal challenge, 7pm-9pm, Lytham Cricket Club, Church Road, Lytham FY8 5QD.

Frack Free Ashfield event: Basic introduction to fracking followed by a film screening of Groundswell Rising, 7.45pm, Acacia Centre, Acacia Avenue, Annesley Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire NG17 9BH

Wednesday 18 January 2017
South Yorkshire regional anti-fracking meeting, 7pm, CPRE Offices, 37 Stafford Road,Sheffield S2 2SF. Intended for South Yorkshire and East Midlands region (Not a public meeting)

Frack Free North Somerset Open Meeting, 7.30pm, The Bristol Hotel, 29 Locking Rd, Weston-super-Mare BS23 3BZ.

Action plan Dronfield. Meeting called by Dronfield Against Fracking to discuss shale gas plans by INEOS for the area. 7.30pm-10pm, The Green Dragon, Church Street, Dronfield, S18 1QB.

Thursday 19 January 2017

South Downs National Park Authority planning committee meeting. Agenda includes report on the joint minerals site plan. 10am, Memorial Hall, South Downs Centre, North St, Midhurst GU29 9DH.

Are we going to be fracked? Presentation by Frack Free South Yorkshire to Sprotbrough & Cusworth Parish Council, 7pm, Goldsmith Centre, Sprotbrough Rd, Sprotbrough, Doncaster DN5 8BP.

Unstone Parish Council meeting at which the INEOS application will be discussed, 7.30pm, Moorland View Meeting Room, near the Barracks Pub, Apperknowle, Derbyshire

Saturday 21 January 2017

Civil law for activists training opportunity, organised by the Weald Action Group, 2.30pm-4.30pm, St Matthew’s Church Hall, 71 Station Road, Redhill, Surrey RH1 1DL.