Cuadrilla

Anti-fracking protestors demonstrate outside County Hall Preston, north west Engalnd, 28 January 2015.  Lancashire County Council are deciding on two planning applications that will set a precedent for fracking plans in England. The decision has been deferred for eight weeks after a a request from energy firm Cuadrilla.

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Anti-fracking protestors demonstrate outside County Hall Preston, north west England on Wednesday. Lancashire County Council are deciding on two planning applications that will set a precedent for fracking plans in England. The decision has been deferred for eight weeks after a a request from energy firm Cuadrilla

A man looking at his phone, with his bull terrier dog in Lichfield, Staffodshire. Anti-fracking protesters occupy the headquarters of Lichfield-based energy company Cuadrilla on Monday..

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A man with his bull terrier dog spends quiet moments looking at his phone in Lichfield, Staffodshire. Anti-fracking protesters have occupied the UK headquarters of Lichfield-based energy company Cuadrilla on Monday