Here We Stand

Everything is connected. The struggle to prevent extreme energy extraction of which fracking is one technology, cannot be seen in separation from the wider world. Therefore, in response to recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia The Warrior’s Call has made the following statement: The Warrior’s Call – Pagans United Against Fracking calls on all Pagans of […]

Flirting with the Mainstream?

People from Cheshire have appeared in The S*n (!)  and the Mirror over the police handling of a protest at Marriott Drilling Group where they were trying to slow down the drills leaving for Lancashire and Yorkshire. Video footage shows a policeman hurling a woman onto the floor during the protest. www.thesun.co.uk/news/3926532/shocking-moment-out-of-order-police-officer-hurls-elderly-fracking-protester-to-the-ground/ http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/anti-fracking-protester-hurled-ground-10728600 I’ve not engaged with […]

Return to the Earth

Return to the Earth Dedicated to “The Warriors’ Call” group Time of death follows time of birth, One day all return to the Earth. No longer making e’en a sound, Once they be sleeping in the ground. Nature ruling over all true, On this planet of green and blue; What to many seems as a […]

Pop Up Protests Hitting the Fracking Supply Chain

D Morgan plc of Ellesmere Port are supplying plant hire to the Cuadrilla fracking site at Preston New Rd, Lancashire. In response to this, some local residents from Ellesmere Port in Cheshire have previously held ‘pop up protests’ out side their office and their depot in Hooton. Today(20th March 2017) despite the rain, a good […]

Fracking Threat to York/Derby/Notts Increases

There is a fracking threat from Ineos imminent in the South Yorkshire/Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire areas. Fracking company Ineos have contracted land agents Fisher German Priestner to gain access to land for their seismic survey in these areas. In the past, Tesla Exploration Ltd  had been able to gain access to land with ease. Now, due to  increasing awareness […]

Crawberry Hill returns to the Old Gods

At Lughnasadh, August 1st 2016,  the BBC announced that Rathlin Energy had surrendered the license for exploratory drilling for oil and gas at Crawberry Hill in Yorkshire. Crawberry Hill was the site of a protection camp along the verges of the road leading to the site. Protectors were concerned that Rathlin would frack the existing […]

Training Days and Skill Shares

  A visible, organised and informed community group is the best defence against this dirty industry. Taking advantage of training and skill share days are excellent opportunities to learn more, experience more and to network with people in the same situation across the region or country, and increases the ability of groups UK wide to work […]

Burning coal for gas in UK seabeds would flame pollution, says report

Setting fire to the coal beneath the ground to produce Syngas for industrial use from the partial burn can only be described as sheet madness. This has resulted in catastrophe wherever it has taken place across the globe. We still have licenses for this to happen in the UK www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jul/25/burning-coal-gas-uk-seabeds-flame-pollution-report-coal-authority-ucg   In Austrailia, where this […]