Anti-fracking protesters defiant following eviction from UK site
Published: Monday, 18 January 2016
The UK government recently increased the total number of fracking licences granted in the UK by 50%, with IGas included as one of the recipients. The local community and anti-fracking activists in Upton have, however, been less accommodating.
Hundreds of people took place in a demonstration on
Saturday, protesting against hydraulic fracturing (fracking) in
Upton, near Chester, UK, following the eviction of activists
from the IGas Energy Plc drilling site in the area. ...