15 March 2012 – Mr Miller hands out a £2,000 bribe in Weeton Village in 2012 before starting the fracking ‘enterprise’ in the area.
14 June 2013 – Centrica ‘pumps’ £160 Mill into Cuadrilla. http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/business/industries/naturalresources/article3790741.ece
26 July 2013 – Cuadrilla delivers test rig to Balcombe Sussex. http://www.midsussextimes.co.uk/news/local/cuadrilla-delivers-test-rig-to-balcombe-1-5312097
The whole nation has been ‘looking the other way’ for 12 months. Lynton Crosby represents the oil industry amongst many other entities.
27 July 2013 – ‘Two more campaigners have been arrested during protests by anti-fracking campaigners staging direct action at a village in West Sussex where 16 environmentalists were arrested yesterday. The arrests were reported after the campaigners, both women, made an attempt to halt a truck entering the site in the village of Balcombe where fracking company Cuadrilla is to begin the hydraulic fracturing of rock, known as “fracking”.’
Ian Crane (Ex petroleum Executive) and Brian Gerrish at UK Column have been talking about this for a long time. As usual, the Middle Classes are slow off the mark about this issue.
Are the people in Balcombe going to face the kinds of issues that have been faced by those in the US after the ‘Deep Water Horizon’ escapade? Now what happened to Tony ‘I want my life back’ Hayward then? Well his wife left him according to DM and they should know. Tony then shacked up with Rothschild at Mayfair based Genel Energy. Lordy Lordy DM really! http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2241697/Divorce-shamed-BP-chief-Tony-Hayward-loyal-wife-stood-wake-Deepwater-Horizon-disaster.html
28 July 2013 – Ignore the Gloom Merchants Let’s Get Fracking – Boris in Telegraph – http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/columnists/borisjohnson/9733518/Ignore-the-doom-merchants-Britain-should-get-fracking.html Didn’t take HIM long.
Now let’s do the numbers. What date did Deepwater Horizon go up again? Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion on April 20, 2010 and 11 people killed. Hmmm. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_the_Deepwater_Horizon_oil_spill
Any link between Genel Energy and Cuadrilla perchance? http://www.scotsman.com/business/energy/browne-back-in-gulf-of-mexico-as-apache-sells-3-75bn-of-assets-1-3007733 Well is that so? How interesting.