A Manchester anti-fracking campaigner believes Lancashire council may have been ‘bullied’ into deferring the decision on whether or not to approve two new sites in the county, putting ‘basic democracy on hold’.
Anti-fracking protesters including iconic Mancunian DJ Dave Haslam are angry and dissatisfied by the government’s ‘destructive’ partial ban on fracking.
Anti-fracking campaigners in Trafford are concerned their ‘voices are not being heard’ despite collecting 1,500 signatures opposing plans to drill for gas in Davyhulme.
Meet Mr Frackhead: 15-foot puppet leads Manchester anti-fracking protests outside Labour Party Conference
A 15-foot puppet joined thousands of anti-fracking protesters outside the Labour Conference in Manchester opposing the party’s leadership of being ‘bought in to the shale industry’s misguided vision’.
Barton Moss fracking protest: Green Party leaders urge police to ‘take responsibility’ over alleged brutality
Leading members of the Green Party, including Baroness Jenny Jones, have requested a meeting to discuss the ‘appalling’ police tactics at Barton Moss.
Barton Moss anti-fracking protesters ordered to leave IGas site following 1,200 strong march in Manchester
The judge has upheld the possession order submitted by Peel Holdings, who own the Barton Moss site, forcing protesters to leave by noon tomorrow