Yearly Archives: 2017
“Friday Against Fracking” saw support arrive at the PNR Rolling Blockade from Wigan. Nothing went in or out of the site all day. Look out for more events each week, there’s a cycle event planned for next Wednesday. Come to the site every day next week from 8am. The postcode is PR4 3PJ more details […]
Popup demo outside fracking portacabin supplier Sibcas Ltd in Atherton, Wigan, which has been supplying Cuadrilla’s new fracking site at Preston New Road in Lancashire. A number of demos have taken place here in recent weeks.
Between December 2016 and January 2017, there was a period of increased activity on the site and drilling took place. The council were under the impression that a work-over was being carried out on an existing well. However, it’s since emerged a new sidetrack was drilled without planning permission.
Cuadrilla’s fracking site shutdown for day by community resistance – Lancashire communities are continuing to resist construction of a new fracking site by Cuadrilla Resources at Preston New Road near Blackpool, despite significant police repression. A rolling blockade of the construction is taking place daily outside the site and is having a significant effect in […]