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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 →

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 →

Frack Free Scarborough host first meeting

On 2nd July 2015, Frack Free Scarborough held their fist public meeting. Our founder and former chair, John Cossham, attended the meeting to lend his support. Videos of the meeting can be found below: Part 1

Third Energy have applied to frack in Kirby Misperton

Third Energy UK Gas Limited have applied to North Yorkshire County Council for planning permission to hydraulically stimulate and test various geological formations at KMA well site, Alma Farm in Kirby Misperton, North Yorkshire.

Frack Free York supports Global Divestment Day with Barclays protest

On Friday 13th February, Frack-Free York participated in a protest outside Barclays bank in York to support the international ‘Global Divestment Day’ movement. Members of Frack-Free York were on hand to privide information about fracking and divestment, as well as…Continue Reading →