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On 6 July 2016, Notts County Council invited councillors and anti fracking groups from across the county to an event at County Hall to listen to the regulators in the fracking industry, as an opportunity to find out information and ask questions. Frack Free Notts were present at this meeting[…]

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From Frack Free Tinker Lane At an open public meeting of Bassetlaw District Councils (BDC) Planning Committee, in a decisive vote of 8 to 1 (1 abstention) the Committee decided to object to a planning application for an exploratory borehole near Barnby Moor. BDC are consultees to Nottinghamshire County Council[…]

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On 6 July 2016, Notts County Council invited councillors from across the county to an event at County Hall to listen to the regulators in the fracking industry, as an opportunity to find out information and ask questions. Frack Free Notts were present at this meeting and have listened carefully[…]

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The Tinker Lane application for shale gas exploration is now LIVE and comments are open until Friday 8th July 2016. Frack Free Notts have put together an objection page here: http://frackfreenotts.org.uk/take-action/object-tinker-lane-exploratory/ Please share this link with everyone you know. Let’s get thousands of objections Please consider donating to Frack Free[…]

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4th June Sutton

This Saturday, 4 June 2016, come along and hear what is happening with the new shale gas exploration site in Notts, named Tinker Lane. Dart Energy (IGas) have lodged a planning application with Notts County Council which is being validated this week. It’s essential therefore that we get thousands of[…]

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INEOS

We’ve been able to see some of INEOS’s arguments for wanting to frack the East Midlands: INEOS SAY “Even with decarbonisation we will need gas for some time (e.g. for domestic central heating). Better to get it from more environmentally and socially responsible sources in the UK than from Russia and Qatar”[…]

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INEOS Safety

(Image courtesy of Frack Free South Yorkshire) The INEOS Track Record on Safety and Health According Jim Ratcliffe, a multi millionaire who wants his company to frack the Sherwood Forest area “a lot of opposition to fracking is based on hearsay and rumour. In the US they have drilled one[…]

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