Monthly Archives: November 2017

Weald Fracking Update (Horse Hill) - Thurs 30th Nov

Weald Fracking Update (Horse Hill) – Thurs 30th Nov

Communities in Surrey and Sussex are continuing to resist fracking in the Weald, and have occupied the Horse Hill site near Horley north of Gatwick Airport. Planned testing of the well at Horse Hill is targeting the Kimmeridge Clay for Shale/Tight oil, threatening not just local community but the spread of hundreds/thousands of wells across […]

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Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Mon 6th Nov

Lancs Fracking Update (PNR) – Mon 6th Nov

Lancashire communities are continuing to resist the drilling of 2 shale gas appraisal wells by Cuadrilla Resources at Preston New Road near Blackpool. A rolling blockade is taking place daily outside the site and is having a significant effect in disrupting Cuadrilla’s plans.

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North Yorks. Fracking Update - Mon 6th Nov

North Yorks. Fracking Update – Mon 6th Nov

Preparations are continuing for hydraulic fracturing tests in North Yorkshire, with the fracking company Third Energy trying to bring equipment onto the site at Kirby Misperton, and the community resisting.

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