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Resistance builds to ‘fracking’ in Surrey and Sussex

Local Greens are opposing plans to carry out ‘hydraulic fracturing’ in several sites nearby, including Lingfield in Surrey and Balcombe in West Sussex. The technology – also known as ‘fracking’ – is designed to access deposits of shale gas deep beneath the ground.  The technology has been widely used, with disastrous results, throughout large parts […]

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Gatwick Airport Master Plan

Gatwick Airport is planning some major developments that will increase its present 32 million passengers per year to 40 million by 2020. You can read about their plans and take part in the consultation about them at this website:  Please note: the consultation closes this Friday, 13 January. Reigate and Banstead Green Party members […]

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