Monthly Archives: September 2016

Application to Frack in Anston


Anston Parish Council has been approached by agents for INEOS Upstream Limited (which holds Petroleum Exploration and Development Licences (PEDLs)  to explore for gas in Anston within the shale layer of rock approximately 2,000-5,000 metres below the surface. Ineos are proposing … Continue reading

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Sheffield City Region


Sheffield City Region. What does it mean for Rotherham? It means if Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council wants a share of the £900million cash boost over the next thirty years to deliver major regeneration, infrastructure and business growth schemes it joins. … Continue reading

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Private versus Public Transport.


The anti-car lobby and Greens berate car and van owners for contributing to pollution and CO2. Modern cars, if kept in good condition, produce only quite small quantities of the air quality pollutants, but the emissions from large numbers of … Continue reading

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HS2-Do we need it in Rotherham?


HS2; The £80Billion project that is estimated to take until at least 2033 to complete. All for a time saving of 35 minutes between London and Birmingham.                                      Woopy Doopy Do! You will probably be aware the route through our part … Continue reading

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