Cuadrilla update on Bowland exploration programme

Cuadrilla Resources is continuing to consult with residents on proposals for two shale gas exploration sites in the Fylde. The company has been carrying out an extensive programme of public consultation for the two sites at Roseacre Wood and Preston New Road, writing to over 9,000 households and holding a variety of events to give […]

Young Engineers 2014 – The Grand Final

The grand final of the Young Engineers’ competition, sponsored by Cuadrilla and Centrica Energy, took place earlier this month. Cuadrilla teamed up with the Blackpool Gazette and Blackpool and the Fylde College to help develop the skills of budding engineers on the Fylde Coast. Watch the video below to see which school won the grand […]

New sites proposed for next phase of gas exploration to unlock Lancashire’s Bowland Shale

Cuadrilla Resources has announced the proposed locations for two new exploration sites in the Fylde as part of its work to understand the full potential of Lancashire’s shale gas resources. The company intends to apply for planning permission to drill, hydraulically fracture and test the flow of gas from up to four exploration wells on each of […]

Public information day

Cuadrilla and Arup have held the first of two public information days to update the local community on their exploration in the Fylde. The event took place at Elswick Village Hall on Tuesday November 26 and was attended by representatives from the Environment Agency and the Office of Unconventional Gas and Oil (OUGO), alongside technical […]