Monthly Archives: October 2016

Summary of questions and answers posed at the Regulators’ Roadshow

Questions and answers from the Regulators’ Drop-In session at Christ Church, Aughton on 12th October: On Wednesday 12 October 2106, an informal drop-in event hosted by the regulators and agencies involved in assessing the impacts of the oil and gas … Continue reading

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Rally at Preston New Road – 8th October 2016

HAF and local groups were well represented at the rally at Preston New Road on Saturday 8th October.  A fabulous, swift, first response to the Secretary of State’s “decisions” on Cuadrilla’s fracking plans at PNR and Roseacre.  Democracy died on 6th … Continue reading

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An Affront to Local Democracy

Last week Sajid Javid, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government decided to ignore massive local opposition and overrule Lancashire County Council to allow the drilling company Cuadrilla to frack for shale gas at Preston New Road on the … Continue reading

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The “Fracking is Safe” Roadshow!

Venue: Christ Church, Long Lane, Aughton, Wednesday 12th October 2pm – 7.30pm.  Meet the “Regulators” of the fracking industry! “As regulators and agencies involved in assessing the impacts of the oil and gas industry our role is to ensure that … Continue reading

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Lancashire Responds to Secretary of State’s abuse of democracy!

Members of our local anti-fracking groups, Halsall Against Fracking, Ribble Estuary Against Fracking, Haskayne/Downholland Against Fracking and Frack Free Formby took part in the support rally at Preston New Road on Saturday 8th October: More photos: https://drillordrop.com/2016/10/08/picture-post-lancashire-responds-anti-fracking-rally/

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