Residents Against Quarrying – Goostrey Fields (North West)


Stop plans to ruin the Goostrey & Cranage countryside. Sibelco supply frac sand to Cuadrilla and other UK fracking companies and this new site is the first sign of an expansion of silica mining in the UK.

For local residents this site would create 108 HGV movements, 6 days per week, for 14 years on the already very dangerous A50. Several junctions are at full capacity already.  The local wind patterns will convey sand dust towards Goostrey village and New Platt Lane. Read more…

Read more about the proposed site >>here<<

You can object to the application >>here<<