Salford residents, green groups and trade union members will join forces tomorrow (Wednesday 4th) to oppose tax breaks for shale gas, ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement on Thursday.
Do you live, work or study in Salford? If so, please sign and share our petition calling on Salford council to say no to fracking.
Reacting to comments by Energy Minister Michael Fallon on Saturday, 9 November 2013, that households “right across the South” should prepare for fracking to begin in their areas, Brenda Pollack, South East Campaigner, Friends of the Earth said:
Controversial shale gas and coal bed methane exploration has come to the UK and companies are applying for permission to test drill in Barton Moss (Salford) and Davyhulme (Trafford).