We braved the weekend rain at the weekend to run our Carbon Capital/ UK Frack Free stall in the Market Place. It was great to be joined again by Bradford WDM.
We continued to collect postcards calling on Kirklees council to say no to fracking in our area. During the course of our campaign we’ll continue to present these to councillors while maintaining dialogue with both councillors and council officials about the Local Development Plan.
We had also planned to put up a signpost showing the distances to some of the fracking projects around the UK financed by UK Banks. Unfortunately, the persistent rain prevented this. However, this is what the signpost would have looked like:
You can read Huddersfield Examiner coverage of Saturday’s event here http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/banks-financing-gas-coal-projects-7341778