Fracking road plan opposed by council
A traffic safety scheme for a revised bid by Cuadrilla to frack at Roseacre Wood has been rejected by Fylde Council and has been recommended for refusal by experts at County Hall.
Fylde Council’s planning committee has voted unanimously to oppose the shale gas exploration company’s move to construct a drill site near Roseacre and Wharles.
Fylde planning officers considering the application said that the plan to have trucks use three rural routes instead of one to service the site was totally unsuitable and councillors, who inspected the site and surrounding roads, agreed.
They are now to... read more
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