Rally against Fracking – Ellesmere Port

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18 November

Come and join us to show your opposition to fracking. A day of coming together, with stalls and bands to entertain. Key speeches to inform, and a march around the town to raise awareness.

Subject to change (see Facebook event page for latest details).

1.00 pm – Stalls and Bands
2.00 pm – Speeches – Rebecca Long-Bailey (Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)
MP’s Justin Madders, Chris Matheson, Mike Amesbury – and more.

2:30 pm march around the Town Centre

3:30 pm Close

Do not let the fracking industry industrialise our countryside, and damage our environment.
Come and join us to protect our future?


IGas has applied for Planning Permission to flow test (flare) their well in Ellesmere Port, as the next stage to production.
IGas has announced a 10 well site in Ince Marshes.

BGS has announced a major research project in Ince Marshes with up to 80 boreholes.
INEOS has a major build-up of fracking equipment in Runcorn.
INEOS has raised a high court injunction against “anyone anywhere, who may get in the way of their shale gas fracking operations”.

In their 2017 manifesto, the Conservatives announced their intention to waive Planning Legislation for the fracking industry. This industry threatens your environment, and your democracy.

Show your concern.

Join us – 1pm Sat 18th Nov. – Civic Centre

You can still object to this planning application:
• Go to HTTPS://pa.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/online applications

• Enter 17/03213/MIN in the search box. Select the “Comments” tab and follow the instructions

• Or you can email planning@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk quoting 17/03213/MIN
• Please submit your planning objection as soon as you can to allow CWaC time to adequately consider it.


Event Details

Location Ellesmere Port Civic Hall