Campaigners call to protect Lincolnshire Wolds from fracking

October 7, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Fears are growing that frackers could rip open the district’s prized Lincolnshire Wolds to drill for oil. Campaigners say ten kilometre areas around Louth, Alford, Spilsby, Mablethorpe, Horncastle and Skegness are all at risk from the controversial drilling technique. Campaigners at NoFracking EastLindsey say they fear thousands of drills could take place in the Wolds. East Lindsey District Council says it would also be concerned if fracking did happen in the Wolds. A senior county […]