Day two of the Rolling Resistance, Lancashire.
Day two of the Rolling Resistance, Preston New Road, Lancashire. Michelle Martin was part of a 13 strong lock-on the day. Everyone else were cut free by specialist the day before but because the police ran out of time Michelle managed to stay on. By the time of being photographed Michelle has been in this spot locked on for 17.5 hours. She lasted 35.5hours before she was cut loose by a specialist protester removal team.The New Preston Road Quadrilla site is almost ready to start drilling for shale gas after many delays caused by local objections. Lancashire County council voted against fracking but the conservative central government forced it through.Add to Lightbox Download