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Mistrust and earthquakes: why Lancashire communities are so shaken by fracking tremors

17/12/18: Anna Szolucha, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Northumbria University, explores why the impact of tremors at the Preston New Road fracking site near Blackpool are reverberating so strongly throughout the community living on the surface

Meeting Energy: Fission, Fracking and Wildfires

Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 17:30 at Lancaster Town Hall, Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Lancaster goes to Jig at the Rig

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00 at Dalton Sq to Cuadrilla Site, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

Lancaster's fracking protesters fined. Please give generously!

16/2/18: Both the Lancaster defendents from the 27 July two-car lock-on blockade at Cuadrilla's Preston new Road fracking site were found guilty of Obstruction of the Highway in Blackpool Magistrates' Court on Wednesday. They have £1,124 to pay and there is a fund-raising campaign to help them

Talk on Fracking by Oil & Gas Industry Expert Mike Hill

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 19:30 at Town Hall, Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Oil & gas industry expert Mike Hill to give talk on fracking in Lancaster

22/1/18: Gas & oil industry expert Mike Hill is holding a public talk at Lancaster Town Hall on Tuesday 6 February. Exploration licenses have been sold for several other sites in Lancashire, including Roseacre Wood, Halsall near Ormskirk and in Lancaster, as well as at the current site at Preston New Road.

Exhibition: 'Conduct' (Inc 'Landed' and 'Undermine' projects)

Repeats every week every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday until Fri Mar 23 2018. Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 12:00 to 17:00 at Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster University LA1 4YW

Anti-frackers gear up for April Public Inquiry. 'The Bentley Effect' at Dukes next week

12/1/18: Fracking company Cuadrilla's new Roseacre Wood traffic management plan for April's Public Inquiry will be assessed by the Fylde planning committee next Thursday. On Tuesday and Wednesday Lancaster Fights Fracking will be screening 'The Bentley Effect' in the Dukes Gallery

Lancaster Fights Fracking meeting

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Dec 20 2018. Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 19:30 at The Apothecary, Lancaster LA1 1XN

Support PNR Anti-Fracking Protesters on trial in Lancaster

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 08:45 at Lancaster Magistrates Court, George St, Lancaster LA1 1XZ

Gentlemen in Attitude at PNR

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Dec 06 2017. Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 13:00 to 15:00 at Cuadrilla Site, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

Fracking Rally as PNR gets TUC anti-fracking support

13/11/17: About 150 people took part in the Big Noise Against Fracking rally at Maple Farm last Saturday. Participants, including many trades union members and a large contingent who travelled together from Lancaster, marched along Preston New Road to demonstrate at the gates of the Cuadrilla fracking site.

Lancaster goes to PNR Big Noise Against Fracking

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 12:00 at Maple Farm, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

Anti-Fracking Flash Mob

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 15:00 at Market Square, Lancaster, LA1 1HY

Community Strategy Conversation - For a Frack Free Lancashire

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 13:30 to 17:00 at Holy Trinity Church Dean Street, Blackpool FY4 1BP

Global Frackdown at PNR

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 13:30 to 15:00 at Maple Farm, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

Lancaster Fights Fracking: Direct Action Discussion

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 19:00 at The Apothecary, Lancaster LA1 1XN

Online Tour of Cuadrilla Site

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 14:00 to 15:00 at


Although Lancashire County Council refused planning consent, the Secretary of State has permitted Cuadrilla to undertake hydraulic fracturing (fracking) at Preston New Road, East of Blackpool. There is considerable public opposition to this. (Series)

Lancaster Stands With PNR

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 08:00 to 18:00 at Cuadrilla Site, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE