Sunday 23rd February: Gig at the Rig (Barton Moss) brought to you by The Northern Gas Gala

25th February 2014

Yes mate! We’re avin’ a party!   A solidarity day with a difference. Join us at Barton Moss Community Protection Camp for a fun carnival of resistance. Fighting fracking Salford style.

Gig at the RigWe’ll have Hacienda legend Dave Haslam on the decks, our Daz Nez signing, stand up comedy, poetry and much much more. You name it we’ve got it at Barton Moss!

Starting at 13:30 on Sunday 23rd February and playing throughout the afternoon !

More acts: TBC

Check the Facebook event page for the latest details.

Bring your best dancing shoes, singing voices and whistles. You could also bring a picnic to enjoy on the public footpath. Don’t forget your waterproofs, this is Sunny Salford after all.

Lets ‘ave it!

This is a family friendly event. Children and pets are welcome to bring their grown ups.

See for more details and directions to Barton Moss Community Protection Camp etc. Try to avoid bringing alcohol, drugs, anything which could be construed as a weapon (glass etc.).

For an overview of the situation at Barton Moss please see these articles:

Fracking Manchester: IGas Threatens Barton Moss
Fracking Threat In The North West

Join the Salford Community fighting against unconventional gas.

PS: Have you signed up yet? (Deadline 26th Feb). If you live,work or study in Salford please sign the petition calling on Salford Council to say no #‎fracking

Paper petition sheets available from