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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 […]

1 week 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 weeks 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 […]

9 months ago
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 […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Fracking protests close road near Preston as police issue warning

Police speak to protesters blocking a lorry at Preston New Road Pic: Business Lancashire Lancashire Police had to shut part of a busy road between Preston and Blackpool on Wednesday (11 January) due to anti-fracking protests. The A583 Preston New Road was closed between […]

2 years ago
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