Monthly Archives: June 2013
Saturday 29th/Sunday 30th Meditation starts at 10am. All are welcome. Visitors are invited to hold the vision: “Fracking Banned Worldwide!” Cuadrilla Rig Meditation Vigil, Balcombe.
Efforts by fracking firm Cuadrilla to carry out exploratory drilling in Sussex suffered a major setback yesterday after the Environment Agency announced the company must first obtain a mining waste permit and a radioactive substances permit. On the same day, … Continue reading
Drilling work has started at Lower Stumble Woods, Balcombe, West Sussex as of Tuesday 11th June. According to the Environment Agency, Cuadrilla are drilling a ground water monitoring hole which does not require a permit. But, as further drilling could … Continue reading
As drilling equipment has begun to arrive in Balcombe this week, a meeting has been called in Lewes to help establish where the local anti-fracking campaign goes from here. It is likely that the drilling company, Cuadrilla, are awaiting a … Continue reading