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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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Updated MEDACT Report

Since the release of the original MEDACT report in 2015, over 350 academic papers of various sorts have been published, examining the impacts of high volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) for shale gas on air and water quality, health, climate change, social … Continue reading

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CALLING ALL BUSINESSES AGAINST FRACKING!

Calling all businesses that stand against fracking in PEDL 164, 165 and 261.  Please email haf@fastmail.com to sign up to the “Businesses Against Fracking” list prior to any planning applications being submitted by Aurora to Sefton MBC or Lancashire CC.

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The Human Dimensions of Shale Gas Development

The prospect of fracking for shale gas in Lancashire has already had a profound effect on local people, according to new research. A study by Anna Szolucha, of the University of Bergan in Norway, found that even before exploration had … Continue reading

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THIRD “EVERYTHING WE STAND TO LOSE” JOURNEY!

  Join us again for our third “All we stand to lose” journey around the seismic survey area!  Sunday, 21st August at 11 am from St. Aidan’s Hall, Shirdley Hill.  We will be going for a nostalgic journey around the survey … Continue reading

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MEETING OF “FRACK FREE FORMBY” TONIGHT 7.30PM AT THE HOP AND HORN

From Frack Free Formby’s Facebook page: FFF is holding a public meeting at the Hop & Horn on Tuesday 16 August, starting at 7.30 pm. We will be joined by representatives from: • Halsall Against Fracking • Ribble Estuary Against … Continue reading

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“Rolled up” hearing – first step towards a full hearing Judicial Review of NYCC’s decision to allow Third Energy to frack KM8

Following the decision by North Yorkshire County Council on 23rd May 2016 to grant permission to allow Third Energy to frack at Kirby Misperton near the North Yorkshire Moors National Park, Friends of the Earth and local residents’ group, Frack Free Ryedale … Continue reading

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£10K TO BE FRACKED? DON’T BELIEVE A WORD OF IT!

  “Don’t believe a word of what you read in the press!”  How many times have you heard that?  Well here’s why you shouldn’t believe the rubbish printed over the weekend that communities will get £10K per household if they drop … Continue reading

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THE SURVEY IS COMING TO AN END BUT OPPOSITION IS MOUNTING FAST!

Tesla have advised West Lancashire Borough Council that all shot point firing activity was completed within the West Lancashire area covered by the survey on Saturday 6th August. They are now in the process of recovering the recording nodes. However, … Continue reading

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Contact details for Aurora and Tesla

As a result of many residents’ enquiries today: Addresses for complaints about the seismic survey: Aurora Energy Resources Limited Westfield Estate Milltimber Aberdeen  AB13 0EX Ian Roche email: ian.roche@aurora-energy-resources.com Tesla Exploration Ltd., Unit 2, Nix’s Hill, Nixs Hill Industrial Estate, … Continue reading

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