Police officer injured dealing with fracking protest

Officer injured on barbed wire trying to free protestors locked onto "booby-trapped" barrel Credit: Greater Manchester Police

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Legal bid to evicted anti fracking protestors put on hold

The Peel Group, who claim to own the land in Salford currently occupied by anti-fracking protesters, is heading to court today in a bid to evict campaigners. The camp has been at Barton Moss Road for three months.