Victory! No drilling in Belcoo

Victory! No drilling in Belcoo

11th August – Victory Night in Belcoo What a night!  Campaigners in Belcoo were still trying to take it in at 9 o’clock tonight.  The campaign has won its first battle and a halt has been put to Tamboran’s attempt to drill an exploratory well without...
It’s Christmas… and Leitrim CDP time!

It’s Christmas… and Leitrim CDP time!

Leitrim County Councillors decide policies on fracking.   Members of GEAI (in particular Aedín and Eddie) have been really busy this month. The first (pre) draft version of Leitrim County Development Plan, which was not at public consultation stage, was given by the...
Leitrim County Development Plan 2015 – 2021

Leitrim County Development Plan 2015 – 2021

Leitrim is in the middle of making its Plan The making of the Council Development Plan is one of the most important functions of the County Councillors as responsibility for making the Plan, including the various policies and objectives contained within it, rests with...

64% of EU citizens against development of Shale Gas

   Irish Voice heard in Brussels meeting The results of an EU on-line questionnaire on fracking were presented at a meeting on 7th June in Brussels, attended by Irish representatives of the campaign against fracking.  Almost 23,000 people responded to the...