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Frack Free York open meeting

Frack Free York meet on the third Thursday of each month. Our next meeting will be held at the Ye Olde Starre Inn on Stonegate, York – on Thursday 20th April. There’s normally a chatter from 7pm and then the meeting proper…Continue Reading →

Yorkshire says NO to fracking!

On 30th July Frack free York will be hosting a demonstration of solidarity for all of Yorkshire’s anti-frackers. Stating at noon, we will march around York to show how strongly we feel about preventing any unconventional gas extraction in our area. This will be…Continue Reading →

Frack Free York demands fracking protections to be added to Local Plan.

Tomorrow, councillors from throughout Yorkshire will meet to discuss the introduction of a new Joint Waste and Minerals Plan (JWMP) for City of York Council, North Yorkshire County Council and North Yorkshire County Council. This plan present a unique opportunity…Continue Reading →

Frack Free York Members engage attendees outside Liberal Democrat Conference in York

On Saturday 12 March, several Frack Free York members and members of other regional anti-fracking groups joined forces to distribute leaflets and engage with attendees of the Liberal Democrat conference in York. The event was a success, with several passers-by…Continue Reading →

Take action: Joint Waste and Minerals Plan

The Joint Waste and Mineral Plan is currently being negotiated by City of York Council, North Yorkshire County Council and North Yorkshire Moors National Park. This plan, when enacted, will outline how each of these areas deal with a host…Continue Reading →

Rathlin to abandon exploratory well site at Crawberry Hill

Source: drillordrop.com Yesterday, Rathlin Energy announced that it will cease exploratory work at its well site at Crawberry Hill in the East Riding of Yorkshire. In their statement, Rathlin Energy cited the low oil price, costs of testing and the low probability…Continue Reading →