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If you thought you were protected, well you’re not!

What the Government is planning to do is nothing short of scandalous. The normal checks and protection afforded by our system has been removed for fracking. The hurdles and public consultation afforded to those planning wind farms or solar are removed for unconventional gas, which includes fracking. We are all in DANGER. We should ALL

Posted in News by / September 27th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

New Front Opens Up in the Battle on Fracking

Anyone at all concerned about fracking, especially in the Cotswolds, NEEDS to come to this meeting: ‘Fracking the Cotswolds’  at the Bingham Hall, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Friday 27th September, 2013. Doors open 7 pm. Open to all. The Government is attempting to win public support for fracking by purposefully keeping the public in the dark and

Posted in News by / September 20th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

6 Months to Save the Cotswolds?

Meeting Friday 27th September 7>10pm @ The Bingham Hall,  King St, Cirencester GL7 1JT Other venue and dates to follow.

Posted in News by / August 29th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Greenbelt 40 competition to win a ticket for Greenbelt 2014

Please submit your photos of where you put your sticker of the fracking-unsafe logo to be of most influence. You can enter as many times as you have stickers, or alternatively download the logo image and print copies to place and photograph. Download of the logo here Submit your photos to our FaceBook page

Posted in News by / August 27th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Quit fracking aboot | Friends of the Earth Scotland

Go to this site to find out where the next tranche of licenses will be FOE Scotoland

Posted in News by / August 23rd, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Documentary – Oil Fracking and its dangers, how this effects you.

This documentary highlights the power of the fracking industry and its ability to over-run all by the amount of money it generates for those directly involved. However, what is also shown is that where people are involved living in close proximity to the sites, the dangers of the process are causing real concern and increasing

Posted in News, Videos by / July 22nd, 2013 / 1 Comment » Read More

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Campaign against Climate Change The CCC exists to secure the action we need – at a local, national and, above all, international level – to minimise harmful climate change and the devastating impacts it will have. To that end the CCC seeks to raise awareness about the gravity and urgency of the threat from climate

Posted in News by / July 21st, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

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Transition Keynsham Frome Anti-Fracking Mendip Fracking Action Concerned people from Glastonbury, Shepton Mallet & surrounding areas. Contact: Facebook: Saltford Environment Group Transition Wells Wedmore Green Group Mendip CPRE Transition Athelney Bristol Rising Tide Fracking Awareness North Somerset Fracking Awareness Backwell Contact: Facebook Frack

Posted in News by / July 21st, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Fracking Hell: The Untold Story

An original investigative report by Earth Focus and UK’s Ecologist Film Unit looks at the risks of natural gas development in the Marcellus Shale. From toxic chemicals in drinking water to unregulated interstate dumping of potentially radioactive waste that experts fear can contaminate water supplies in major population centers including New York City, are the

Posted in News, Videos by / June 11th, 2013 / No Comments » Read More

Why Fracking is BAD News

Fracking is not a benign, friendly form of energy production. It is in fact an Extreme Energy source. As with all extreme energies the headline cost of production is low, but the clean-up costs and potential dangers are extreme and the risks high. Fracking uses highly toxic fluid that gets into the natural water system

Posted in News by / June 6th, 2013 / 4 Comments » Read More
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