On 2 August, Kit Bennett, Chair of Frack Free York, met the Labour Party Group on City of York Council. At the meeting, the councillors listened to him explain a number of key risks associated with unconventional gas extraction and…Continue Reading →
Source: drillordrop.com The government has announced measures to take decisions on fracking plans out of local authority hands. It will also consider ruling where companies appeal against a refusal of planning permission. A statement this morning by the Energy Secretary,…Continue Reading →
On Tuesday 17 March, several Frack-Free York members met up with Rachael Maskell, the Labour Party Parliamentary Candidate to discuss their concerns about fracking and ask any questions they had about Labour Party policy.