Anti Fracking campaigners to meet in Enniskillen

The first all-Ireland meeting of anti-fracking campaigners takes place in Enniskillen at one o'clock this afternoon.

Activists will demonstrate against plans by Australian firms Tamboran Resources to start drilling for gas in the north-west by the year 2014.

The company has claimed that with an investment of six billion euro, it could harvest 40 years' worth of gas in Leitrim and Fermanagh.

But John Cronogue, who is helping to organise today's protest, warns that fracking in the region could pollute both the Erne and Shannon...........

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