Police Acting As “Fracking Industry Private Security” Will Cost Millions
The fracking industry is being forced on the people of Lancashire by a government minister and a private company with the police forced to facilitate the companies activities. This has happened before at a number of experimental sites: Balcombe £4.4m, Barton Moss £1.7m, Upton £280K, Woodburn Forest £1m.
Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner said yesterday that “The Government gave the go ahead for this experimental drilling, they should foot the bill for policing the protest.” read more…
Wherever you live in the UK, fracking is going to have an impact on your community. If fracking is forced through in Lancashire 10m acres of the UK licensed for fracking could be next with a web of toxic support sites and transport routes on public roads.