Events, Uncategorized

He’s back! Santa’s float times

HE’S been coming to Frodsham, Helsby and the surrounding villages for more than 30 years now – but Santa has confirmed he will be spending November and December in his recently refurbished float, greeting all the children as he travels. Schedule of times This year the schedule is available in a fully downloadable format to iCal or Google Calendar, so you don’t need to miss out. (To navigate back to this page from Google Calendar – if you choose to export data to your calendar – you’ll need to use your “History” button. Note that all the road names on…

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News & Comment

BGS – “We’ve tried to distance ourselves as far from fracking as possible”

A REPORT on Thursday’s BGS Community Engagement Meeting/Exhibition in Frodsham (16 November) to follow. The article will reflect on the claimed role of the BGS on Ince marshes in the coming years, and test the claim of one its chief scientists, who told me: “To be honest, we’ve tried to distance ourselves as far from fracking as possible.” I am also awaiting response to a series of detailed questions about a presently undefined number of contracts that BGS scientists admitted to me had been undertaken privately by their organisation at the expense of companies engaged in shale gas operations in…

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