Category Archives: Fracking

Fracking Update – September 2017

At last Wednesdays Environment and Regeneration Overview and Scrutiny Sub-Committee members received an update about the Energy Sector. Of particular interest for many residents is that which related to fracking. Shale Gas update on licensing and planning in the East Riding.  … Continue reading

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Fracking Under ERYC Scrutiny

The Environment and Regeneration Overview and Scrutiny Sub- Committee currently have The Energy Sector (including Fracking) scheduled for the Wednesday 13 September meeting. Please note the work programme can change. As part of the meeting we will hear about and … Continue reading

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Councillor David Robson Is Anti Fracking

In the Anti Fracking post of 28 November 2016 I stated “I am the only one of the 67 ERYC Ward Councillors who constantly states an anti fracking position.” UKIP Councillor David Robson has contacted me to confirm he is “totally … Continue reading

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ERYC Questioned Over Anti Fracking Statement

Residents have raised concerns with me with regards the comment at the bottom of page 7 of the Driffield School Newsletter “More locally, the East Riding’s main priorities are far right extremism, animal rights and anti-fracking.” The concerns are regards animal … Continue reading

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Anti Fracking

I have and always will be anti fracking as I have two major concerns: Our aquifer could be polluted as there has never been a leak proof pipe. ERYC may have to spend millions clearing up any damaged caused after … Continue reading

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