Balcombe update days 9-11

Day 11 (Sun 4th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex

Update (12pm): Good weather and people arriving for Tea Party this afternoon. Come on down!

Update (7am): Large number of people stayed overnight after the great day yesterday.


Day 10 (Sat 3rd) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex

Update (12:00pm): Villagers announce result of their own survey of village: 85 percent against, 9 percent undecided, 6 percent for fracking.

Update (11:30am): Around 250 more villagers stroll down to the blockade. Big crowd here.

Update (7am): Somerset Saturday today! Rig Race from London and Brighton.

Around 400 People At The Community Blockade In Balcombe



Day 9 (Fri 2nd) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex

Update (2:00pm): 2 arrests reported. Come down and support Balcombe.

Update (11:00am): Confused media rumour that drilling may start soon but drill isn’t moving.

Update (9:15am): Fylde Friday at the community blockade in Balcombe. Community groups from Lancashire are visiting to show their support. Police continuing to try to push trucks through the blockade. Weather a bit damp but spirits high.

Apparently Random Attack On Man At Community Blockade By Sussex Police

Another Fracking Truck Tries To Force Its Way Through In Balcombe

Community Groups From “Desolate” Lancashire Are Support Balcombe At The Blockade

There Is Always Another Fracking Truck To Block In Balcombe

Blocking Fracking Truck In Balcombe At The Community Blockade

Police Trying To Escort A Fracking Truck Through The Community Blockade