Yearly Archives: 2013

Latest News From The Great Gas Gala – Day 28

Day 28 (Wed 21st) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Updates: Day 27, Day 26, Day 25, Day 24, Day 23, Day 22, Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day 11, […]

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The Great Gas Gala – Day 27 In Pictures

Day 27 (Tue 20th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Updates: Day 26, Day 25, Day 24, Day 23, Day 22, Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day 11, Day 10, […]

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The Great Gas Gala – Day 26 In Pictures

Day 26 (Mon 19th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Updates: Day 25, Day 24, Day 23, Day 22, Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day 11, Day 10, Day 9, […]

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The Great Gas Gala - Day 25 In Pictures

The Great Gas Gala – Day 25 In Pictures

Day 25 (Sun 18th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Next Day: Day 26 More on Flickr. Updates: Day 24, Day 23, Day 22, Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day […]

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The Great Gas Gala – Day 24 In Pictures

Day 24 (Sat 17th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Next Day: Day 25 Updates: Day 23, Day 22, Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day 11, Day 10, Day 9, […]

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The Great Gas Gala – Day 23 In Pictures

Day 23 (Fri 16th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Next Day: Day 24 Updates: Day 22, Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day 11, Day 10, Day 9, Day 8, […]

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The Real Significance Of The Blockade At Balcombe

The Real Significance Of The Blockade At Balcombe

  • Cuadrilla drilling tight oil well in Balcombe
  • Similar to Bakken Shale in North Dakota
  • Claim well ‘unlikely’ to go into production
  • No one is celebrating with good reason
  • Battle not just about this particular well
  • Threat of thousands to follow real concern
  • Potentially 300 within 5 miles of Balcombe
  • Balcombe well will provide data to Cuadrilla
  • Allowing them to get more investment
  • They have no intention of producing anything
  • Plan to prove viable, sellout to larger company
  • With enough resistance can be made unviable
  • Wherever they try to drill, community must resist

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The Great Gas Gala – Day 22 In Pictures

Day 22 (Thurs 15th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex Next Day: Day 23 Updates: Day 21, Day 20, Day 19, Day 18, Day 15, Day 13, Day 12, Day 11, Day 10, Day 9, Day 8, Day 7, […]

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