Launch of Medact Yorkshire – Fracking & the Role of the Local Health Community

This is the launch event for a new Yorkshire-based local group for Medact!
The event will include an introduction to Medact for newcomers, a discussion on the role of the health community in responding to fracking at a local level (* speakers TBA *), and an opportunity to meet each other and discuss ideas for taking the group forward.
All are welcome – if you have an interest in health, fracking and/or progressive social change, please do join us.
For more info on the event please do contact Margaret Jackson or Angela Harley.


7.00 – Welcome and introduction to Medact

7.30 – Fracking – the Role of the Local Health Community

8.30 – Group discussion – plans for taking the group forward


  • Tim Thornton – Yorkshire GP
  • Leigh Coghill – Frack Free