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Public Meeting in Wells this September

Frack Free Somerset are supporting a new group in Wells to host a public information evening about the risks of fracking to Wells. Taking place on Tuesday 25th September 7-9pm […]

Local MP cautiously in favour of fracking – write a letter now

Jacob Rees-Mogg, North East Somerset MP has stated that he is “catiously in favour ” of fracking and feels it “is a promising method of gas extraction because it is […]

Coalition just keeps building

Two more groups have now declared their support for a Frack Free Somerset – the Sustainable Axbridge Network & Transition Shepton. Every single group counts, as they organise in their […]

Statement of Solidarity with Lancashire Three

Frack Free Somerset is a coalition of concerned groups in Somerset who are taking action on hydraulic fracturing. In evaluation of the evidence and risks related to fracking, we believe […]

Even more groups support Frack Free Somerset

FFS are pleased to announce that three more groups have recently joined the coalition to promote a Somerset free of fracking.  Transition Athelney & the Mendip Area group of the […]

How would Shale Gas Operations affect the hot springs of Bath?

Below is a copy of the presentation given by Councillor Paul Crossley, Leader of Bath & North East Somerset Council about how shale gas operations could affect the hot springs […]

Three new groups officially support FFS

Three new groups – The Mendip Society, Transition Taunton & the West Mendip Green Party have all come forward to support a Somerset free of Fracking. Know a group to […]

Latest response from the Department for Energy and Climate Change

Read the recent response about fracking from the Department for Energy and Climate Change to Tessa Munt MP. The loud noise from local campaigners helps to raise the profile of […]

Succesful meeting in Bath

Nearly 50 people attended a meeting in Bath on Monday evening organised by The Co-operative to watch the award-winning film ‘Gasland’ and talk about the threat of fracking to Somerset. […]