STATEMENT FROM CUADRILLA RESOURCES REGARDING LANCASHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL’S DEFERRAL OF THE DETERMINATION OF ITS PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR SHALE GAS EXPLORATION FOR PROPOSED SITES AT PRESTON NEW ROAD AND ROSEACRE WOOD

We recognise the careful consideration that Lancashire County Council has given and its subsequent agreement to our request to defer the determination of our planning applications for shale gas exploration at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood. The additional information we have provided on further mitigation measures will, we believe, fully address the noise and […]

STATEMENT FROM CUADRILLA RESOURCES REGARDING ITS PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR SHALE GAS EXPLORATION FOR PROPOSED SITES AT PRESTON NEW ROAD AND ROSEACRE WOOD

Lessening any potential impact of our proposed operations on local residents is important to us. We have therefore written to the Chair of Lancashire County Council’s Development Control Committee (DCC), regarding our planning applications for shale gas exploration at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood, outlining additional information regarding further mitigation measures on noise and […]

Applications to Drill, Fracture and Flow test up to Four Wells at Preston New Road and Roseacre Wood

A Cuadrilla spokesperson said: “We are very disappointed that Lancashire County Council’s Planning Officers have recommended that the Council’s Development Control Committee refuse planning consent for both our applications. Officers have recommended refusal at Preston New Road only on grounds of night-time noise and at Roseacre Wood on noise and traffic concerns. We note that the […]

Environment Agency grants Cuadrilla environmental permits for Preston New Road

The Environmental Agency has today (January 16) announced it has granted Cuadrilla the environmental permits for its proposed shale gas exploration site at Preston New Road. Francis Egan, CEO of Cuadrilla, responding to today’s announcement said: “We are delighted that the Environment Agency has granted our permits for our proposed exploration site at Preston New Road. This is an […]