Do you ever dream of discovering hidden treasure? Are your eyes peeled as you walk across fields looking for a glint of bronze or silver in the ground ? For some people finding such treasure is not the stuff of children’s storybooks but a dream which comes true.
Cuadrilla has today submitted an application to the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy for consent to frack in its second horizontal shale gas exploration well at the Preston New Road site in Lancashire.
The Minister for Policing and the Fire Service has met with firefighters from Lancashire and Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Services to praise them for their “tireless efforts” in fighting the blazes at Winter Hill and Saddleworth Moor.