Shale gas fracking to resume in Banks Southport December 13th, 2012 admin Latest News Shares Comments Shale gas fracking to resume in Banks Southport The Government has given the go ahead for fracking to resume in Banks, near Southport, after it was put on hold over a year ago. Energy Secretary Ed Davey said today it could resume subject to new controls which aim to reduce the risk of seismic activity. Protesters against fracking will continue to get their voices heard with planned protests in early 2013. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!