Issue details

Potential Health Impacts of the Proposed Shale Gas Exploration Sites in Lancashire

The Cabinet will be asked to:


-  Receive the report on the initial health impact assessment of the proposed shale gas exploration sites in Lancashire;

-  Authorise the Director of Public Health to take the necessary steps to address the potential influence of shale gas exploration activities on the health and wellbeing of local communities.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect in 2 or more electoral divisions;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/10/2014

Decision due: 4 Nov 2014 by Executive Scrutiny Committee

Decision due: 6 Nov 2014 by Cabinet

County Councillor Azhar Ali County Councillor David Borrow County Councillor John Fillis County Councillor Janice Hanson County Councillor Marcus Johnstone County Councillor Tony Martin County Councillor Jennifer Mein (Chair) County Councillor Matthew Tomlinson

Contact: Dr Sakthi Karunanithi Email:


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