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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 […]

4 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 […]

4 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 […]

4 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 […]

4 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Anti-fracking protest to take place in Preston on Lancashire Day

Anti-fracking protests in Preston in April 2014 Anti-fracking groups are marking Lancashire Day with a planned protest outside County Hall. Frack Free Lancashire and Friends of the Earth are among the groups who are opposed to plans […]

4 years ago
Fracking in Lancashire: Future of two Cuadrilla sites near Preston to be decided by end of January

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire Two controversial applications on fracking on the outskirts of Preston are to be given more time for consultation. More than 11,000 responses have already been received regarding Cuadrilla’s proposals for […]

4 years ago
Fracking health report to be considered at Lancashire County Council meeting

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire A report on the potential health impacts of fracking near Preston is to be considered at a county council meeting. Cuadrilla have submitted plans to frack for gas at Roseacre […]

5 years ago
Fracking decision for sites near Preston looks likely to be delayed

Cuadrilla has been exploring shale gas options in Lancashire A decision on whether controversial fracking sites can be used on the edge of Preston looks likely to be delayed. Lancashire County Council has written to Cuadrilla, who want to […]

5 years ago
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