Farmer joins National Trust as Ineos shale gas access case heads towards trial


Seismic Harthill 170627 Richard How HAF2a Vibroseis trucks used for seismic testing by Ineos at Harthill in South Yorkshire in June 2017. Photo: Harthill Against Fracking

A tenant farmer has joined the National Trust in its challenge to the shale gas company, Ineos, in a court case over land access.

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What’s happening this week? 9-15 July 2018


In this week’s listings

  • Cases at the High Court on Cuadrilla protest injunction and Ineos access to Clumber Park
  • Closing date for entries to British Photographic Journal Fractured Stories competition
  • Deadline for comments on Ineos replacement application for Woodsetts in South Yorkshire
  • Temporary seismic monitors due to be installed in Surrey
  • International Association of Hydrogeologists meeting on the use of the deep subsurface
  • Plus meetings, information events and fundraisers

Diary for all of July 2018 and beyondPlease let us know here if you’d like us to add your events or if any details are wrong

Monday 9 July 2018

Green Monday at Preston New Road shale gas site. 10am-1pm, Maple Farm, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton, near Blackpool  PR4 3PE. Details

Tuesday 10 July 2018

Scheduled date for challenge at the High Court in Manchester to Cuadrilla’s injunction for Preston New Road shale gas site. 10.30am…

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Picture post: Mass protest rally at Cuadrilla’s fracking site


180628 Block around the clock11 RCTP Block Around the Clock outside Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site, 28/6/2018. Photo: Reclaim the Power

Anti-fracking campaigners gathered outside Cuadrilla’s shale gas site near Blackpool early this morning for the start of what was advertised as a mass camp and 48-hour blockade.

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Cuadrilla protest warning as fortnight of action begins against fracking industry

Next week is #WaterAwareness and Sacred Activism week at PNR as part of #UnitedResistance, come and join us.


pnr 180522 Ros Wills 7 Lock-on protest outside Cuadrilla’s shale gas site at Preston New Road, 22 May 2018. Photo: Ros Wills

The shale gas company, Cuadrilla, issued a warning today at the start of two weeks of anti-fracking direct action by the national group, Reclaim the Power.

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Cuadrilla’s fracking protest injunction would have “serious chilling effect” on lawful opposition, say campaigners



PNR 170627 FOE solidarity day 4 Photo: Central Lancashire Friends of the Earth

Friends of the Earth has warned that an injunction against anti-fracking protests at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road shale gas site could prevent peaceful lawful opposition.

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