Update – November 22, 2018

We are continuing to test the shale gas exploration well in Preston New Road, Lancashire, and the coiled tubing remains clearly and visibly attached to the coiled tubing tower on site above the well. We have completed a series of smaller fracks along the length of the horizontal well to gather data to assess the […]

Cuadrilla statement on report in The Guardian

Cuadrilla’s statement following a recent report in The Guardian, which referred to a comment made during a private meeting with The Green Party on a tour of the Preston New Road site earlier this year. A spokesperson for Cuadrilla said that the interpretation of the quote was a disappointing attempt by the Green Party to […]


Cuadrilla announced today that it has begun to see natural gas flow to the surface from its shale exploration well at the Preston New Road site. The gas returned to surface, along with water being recycled from the shale rock, after hydraulic fracturing a small section of the shale surrounding the first horizontal exploration well. […]