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Fracking near Preston: Further delay to decision on Cuadrilla plans

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire A decision on whether to allow fracking in the countryside to the West of Preston will not be made until the summer. Lancashire County Council has announced a further delay […]

6 years ago
Fracking near Preston: Additional consultation period begins on Cuadrilla plans

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire A further consultation on plans to drill for shale gas in two areas on the edge of Preston has begun. Cuadrilla wants to use the controversial fracking method at Preston […]

6 years ago
Fracking latest: Decision delayed until April 30

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire Cuadrilla and Lancashire County Council will take until April 30 to discuss the latest planning applications for fracking in the area. The new time allotted is to consult on further […]

6 years ago
Lancashire council defers Cuadrilla fracking decision for at least eight weeks amidst huge protests

  The decision on whether fracking would be given the go-ahead in Lancashire was deferred today, as expected. Shale Gas explorers Cuadrilla revised their request following a report that recommended not […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fracking at Little Plumpton and Roseacre Wood in doubt following damning report

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire The future of fracking in Lancashire looks to be in doubt following a report. Lancashire County Council has rejected the idea that fracking should take place at Little Plumpton and […]

6 years ago
Opinion: What’s on the horizon in Preston for 2015?

View of Preston Docks looking towards the city Pic: Dave Wilson Preston’s year in 2014 was dominated by what happens next questions and the moving pieces in various plans beginning to turn and come together. It was a transition year. 2015 […]

6 years ago
Fracking decision day looms: County council announces dates for diary on Cuadrilla plans

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire Decision days for the two Cuadrilla fracking applications for land just outside Preston have been announced. Lancashire County Council had asked for extra time to decide whether the firm would […]

6 years ago
Fracking near Preston: Health charity objects to Cuadrilla plans

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire A medical charity has called for fracking near Preston not to go ahead due to concerns about the health of local residents. Dr David McCoy, director of Medact, has written […]

6 years ago
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