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Fracking stopped after four earthquakes in 30 minutes

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire Fracking has been suspended once again at Preston New Road after four earthquakes inside 30 minutes, one of which measured at magnitude 1.1. In a statement, Cuadrilla said the “micro […]

2 months ago
Fracking to start near Preston after legal battle fails

An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Fracking for shale gas can now start in Lancashire after an ongoing legal battle has failed. Two wells have been drilled by […]

2 months ago
Anti-fracking campaigners march in Preston city centre

The march ended at Preston Prison Pic: Helen Rimmer The march ended at Preston Prison Pic: Helen Rimmer Hundreds of anti-fracking campaigners made their feelings known outside HMP Preston during Saturday (6 October) lunchtime. Supporters of ‘The Preston Four’ […]

2 months ago
Ruling means fracking can continue near Preston

An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall An anti-fracking campaigner in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Fracking is to continue near Preston as the latest appeal against it was lost. Anti-fracking campaigners took their case to the Court […]

11 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fracking firm’s headquarters in Bamber Bridge targeted

The graffiti on the windows of Cuadrilla's headquarters The graffiti on the windows of Cuadrilla’s headquarters Business leaders have condemned graffiti scrawled on the windows of Cuadrilla’s offices in Bamber Bridge. Based off Sceptre Way the firm which […]

2 years ago
Viewing area added to Preston New Road fracking site

A fenced off area has been set up by Cuadrilla A fenced off area has been set up by Cuadrilla A viewing area has been set up as preparation work begins for fracking to resume near Preston. Cuadrilla has set […]

2 years ago
Fracking site near Preston has new speed limit introduced

Protesters line the road near the fracking site in Preston New Road Pic: Helen Rimmer Protesters line the road near the fracking site in Preston New Road Pic: Helen Rimmer A fracking site near Preston is to see a major road have its speed limit […]

2 years ago
Anti-fracking protesters push down fence to gain access to Cuadrilla site

Protests break through the fencing at the Preston New Road site and earlier march down the A583 Pic: That's Lancashire TV Protests break through the fencing at the Preston New Road site and earlier march down the A583 Pic: That’s Lancashire TV A major road on the outskirts of Preston has […]

2 years ago
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