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whenafrackisntafrack

MPs across the country have now been elected. Teresa May is preparing a Queens Speech. What we don’t know is whether the Conservative fracking plans (changing planning law to mean non-fracking drilling will be treated as permitted development. – see below) will be included in the Speech. Therefore NOW is a[…]

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Frack Free Nottinghamshire are beyond disappointed by the decision of Nottinghamshire County Council’s Planning Committee to approve the application by Dart Energy for exploratory drilling at the Tinker Lane site in Bassetlaw. This is the second approval in Bassetlaw, forming the start of an industrial gas field. This approval is[…]

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TL-no-social-licence-1

If you haven’t yet written to the county councillors about the Tinker Lane planning application, please do it ASAP as the planning meeting is this Tuesday (21st March). And join us from 9am on the day outside County Hall in West Bridgford, bring placards and your voices. The press should[…]

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tinker-artists-impression

Nottinghamshire County Council’s Planning and Licensing Committee will decide on Nottinghamshire’s second exploratory drilling application (Tinker Lane between Barnby Moor and Blyth in Bassetlaw) on Tuesday 21st March 2017. The planning officer has recommended approval with over 50 conditions required! It is therefore essential to ACT NOW to ensure this[…]

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frackture

Frack Free Notts has teamed up with Navigate (previously Seeds for Change) to run a training on building confidence and learning the facts about fracking. Ever struggled to talk about fracking to neighbours and strangers? This training is for you! The session will be fully interactive – no powerpoint –[…]

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tinker-artists-impression

We were expecting the decision on Nottinghamshire’s 2nd exploratory drilling application at Tinker Lane (between Barnby Moor and Blyth in Bassetlaw) to be this month, February 2017. However it has been announced this week that IGas were asked to provide more information in order for the planning officer to make[…]

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