Driffield Frack Free Parade

Campaigners against fracking and other forms of extreme fossil fuels from across Yorkshire will gather in Driffield on Saturday 17 September for the Driffield Frack Free Parade. The aim is for the event to be the biggest protest against fracking…Continue Reading →

Frack Free York AGM 13 May

All are welcome to Frack Free York’s next AGM, which will be held on Wednesday 13th May, in the wood room at Ye Olde Starre Inn pub in York town centre. Arrive 7pm onwards for a 7.30pm start (ending approx…Continue Reading →

Anti-fracking demo at York Guildhall on 17th July

For several months, Frack-Free York has had a petition available to sign, asking that the City of York Council does not allow any unconventional gas exploration or extraction in its area. Signature collection has now finished, and the petition is…Continue Reading →

FrackFree York live on BBC Radio York!

John Cossam, of FrackFree York is currently on BBC Radio York talking about the Queen’s speech and the announcement of the changes to trespass laws to allow fracking in the UK. Listen live here:¬†http://www.bbc.co.uk/radioyork  

New fracking site: fracking on the sly near Hull

Rathlin Energy, who has previously appeared to be just exploring for conventional oil and gas, is trying to sneak through plans to begin fracking at 2 sites 10 miles from Hull, East Yorkshire. Two supposedly conventional wells were drilled last…Continue Reading →