Frack Free Chew Valley and Frack Free Somerset (and many others) have visited Balcombe to lend support to their anti-fracking campaign. This was no “knee jerk Nymby response”, “rent-a-mob” or “bus of hooligans” – it was a legal, (somewhat) dignified, democratic demonstration having throughly researched the issue. This Balcombe video says it all:
In Chew Valley and Somerset we are dealing with UK Methane and Shale Energy PLC (who say we need ‘educating’ and who think Nigel Lawson’s bonkers views are newsworthy).
Oh – and isn’t William Blake’s Jerusalem set in Somerset?