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Join Fight Against Fracking or Live in Fracking Hell!

Doreen & John Stopforth, who just coincidentally, I was in Wigan with yesterday, and are featured in this cartoon video, should consider themselves comparatively lucky! The area where they live, between Preston and Southport, is only going to be blighted … Continue reading

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Camp Frack 2 – No to Fracking – Yes to One Million Climate Jobs – 10th/11th/12th May

Confirmed on Friday, Camp Frack 2 will take place on the weekend of the 10th/11th & 12th May at a ten acre site adjacent to the Leisure Lakes Complex at Mere Brow near Tarleton, Lancashire (between Preston & Southport). PLEASE … Continue reading

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Fracking on its Way to Greater Manchester Area

Photo from the Frack-Off website: http://frack-off.org.uk/locations/ Fracking for Shale Gas, as well as the extraction of Coal Bed Methane (CBM) is coming to Greater Manchester, Merseyside & North Cheshire soon. Due to the geologic strata of the area consisting of … Continue reading

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Step Forward for Green Socialist Policies & Approach in NW

Group photo from yesterday’s highly uplifting NW TUC Conference on TUs and the Environment, at which the fundamentals of the ‘green’ component of the TUC’s ‘A Future that Works’ alternative to austerity were discussed, and the basis of several potential … Continue reading

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Fracking! A Disaster Waiting to Happen We Don’t Need!

The likes of Cuadrilla Resources say that fracking is perfectly safe if it’s done correctly. I suppose you could abstractly argue the same thing for almost everything – as it’s nye on a truism! The trouble is, even under the … Continue reading

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Fracking is Flagging – So Keep Up the Pressure!

Inside the United States, the Fracking industry (hydraulic fracturing) has undergone a boom despite its catastrophic effect on the environment and human and animal life.  Pumping massive quantities of water together with a secret cocktail of chemicals at high pressure … Continue reading

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Coming to Field Near You Soon > Hydraulic Fracturing

Trailer to the GASLAND film on the hydraulic fracturing or fracking process used in the shale gas extraction industry. It’s coming to the NW soon to a field near you. WE SAY FRACK OFF!

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