Fracking protest in Barton

Hundreds of anti-fracking protestors have marched on a test drill site in Barton Moss, Salford.

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Hundreds join latest anti-fracking protest

Hundreds of anti-fracking protestors have marched towards Barton Moss in Greater Manchester
Hundreds of anti-fracking protestors have marched towards Barton Moss in Greater Manchester Credit: PA

Hundreds of anti-fracking protesters have marched towards Barton Moss in Greater Manchester, where fracking engineers are looking for shale gas.

Between 250 and 300 people are estimated to have walked from the AJ Bell Stadium to Barton Moss protest camp
Between 250 and 300 people are estimated to have walked from the AJ Bell Stadium to Barton Moss protest camp Credit: PA

Between 250 and 300 people walked from the AJ Bell Stadium to Barton Moss protest camp.

Protesters carried placards proclaiming 'the world is watching' and 'keep fracking out of the UK'
Protesters carried placards proclaiming 'the world is watching' and 'keep fracking out of the UK' Credit: PA

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