Let’s get out on the streets, keep the Tories under the cosh and fossil fuels under ground this July! Reclaim the Power have been organising to support communities in Lancashire resisting Cuadrilla and the Conservative Government’s attempts to frack their countryside for the past 6 years. Now with the company inching closer to production in […]
Many thanks to Gary Seabrook and gang at Wildgoose Space in Bristol for the fantastic job they did at fundraising £298.77 for FFS on Friday evening 3rd March. It was a great evening with raffles, cakes, and music, Marco Jackson the director of The Truth Behind the Dash for Gas was also at hand to help […]
Friends of the Earth released a document today which it says contains evidence that the chemical company, INEOS, is planning to drill for shale gas in Sherwood Forest, in Nottinghamshire. INEOS, which has previously said it has no intention of shale gas exploration in the forest, described Friends of the Earth’s claim as “entirely […]
Opponents of shale gas in the west country are celebrating a series of recent council votes against fracking. In the past fortnight, Conservative-controlled Gloucestershire and Herefordshire County Councils have backed anti-fracking motions while Forest of Dean District and Watchet Town Councils have declared themselves Frack Free Zones.https://drillordrop.com/2016/12/19/four-west-country-councils-vote-against-fracking/
https://energydesk.greenpeace.org/2016/11/25/fracking-report-andrea-leadsom-lancashire/ The British government deliberately withheld the release of a damaging fracking report to prevent local councillors from scrutinising it ahead of a crucial voteON SHALE GAS drilling, according to an ongoingEnergydesk investigation.