Heavily Redacted Government Fracking Reports Suggests the Government has something the hide about Fracking. The report obtained through a freedom of information request assessed how the Onshore Shale and Gas industry and its Fracking program might effect local services, economy and house prices.
House prices and the impact on services were the most heavily redacted areas of the report. Its clear that the social impact of this venture is not something that our government is prepared to discuss with you and I. I link to the full story an be found at http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/main-topics/politics/redacted-fracking-report-criticised-1-6779235 (Yorkshire post).
A copy of the report is available at https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/337654/RFI6751_Draft_Shale_Gas_Rural_economy_impact_report.pdf