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Fracking halted due to earthquake at Preston New Road site

Anti-fracking campaigners bring a lorry to a halt Pic: Friends of the Earth Fracking has been suspended at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site after a tremor last night. A spokesman said the quake was “the equivalent to a bag of shopping being dropped” […]

5 hours ago
Views sought on application to vary the terms of Cuadrilla’s fracking permit

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire The Environment Agency has asked members of the public and environmental groups to submit their views on an application by fracking firm Cuadrilla to vary the terms of its licence […]

1 month ago
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 […]

10 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 […]

10 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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’ […]

11 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 […]

2 years 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 […]

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
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