Category: The National Frackery

The National Fracking Gallery – Mr & Mrs Andrews and their well

The National Fracking Gallery – Mr & Mrs Andrews and their well

It seems that a fracking company persuaded Mr & Mrs Andrews to lease some of their estate for fracking. Sadly it seems the  business entity which owned the well went bust (although their parent company carries merrily on). Mr and Mrs Andrews are left with the expense of remediation of...

The National Fracking Gallery – Hunters in the Snow (+ fracking well)

The National Fracking Gallery – Hunters in the Snow (+ fracking well)

Bruegel’s Hunters in the snow is a painting that offers us the light and shade of human existence . We thought that as the human existence on the Fylde soon won’t be complete without a fracking well we should add one. If you enjoy this please like and share our...

The National Fracking Gallery – La Gioconda (and a fracking well)

The National Fracking Gallery – La Gioconda (and a fracking well)

The Mona Lisa’s enigmatic half smile has long been a subject of conjecture, but now at last we know that she looked to sad and wistful because they had ruined the countryside outside her window in PEDL 165 by siting enough pads to extract 12 TCF of gas. Yes that...

The National Fracking Gallery – Buttermere Lake, with Part of Crummock Water, Cumberland, a Shower (and  a fracking well)

The National Fracking Gallery – Buttermere Lake, with Part of Crummock Water, Cumberland, a Shower (and a fracking well)

Fortunately for them, the residents of Cumbria and the Lake District are unlikely to suffer from fracking – they just have the joys of nuclear waste dumping to look forward too. Funny how this stuff all happens away from the South isn’t it? If you enjoy this please like and...

The National Fracking Gallery – The Night Watch with Fracking Flare Stack

The National Fracking Gallery – The Night Watch with Fracking Flare Stack

To celebrate Rembrandt’s 407th birthday we bring you an addition to The Night Watch. We don’t feel that the flare stack adds anything positive to atmosphere (here or in real life) though.  We are not sure what the Watch have been called out for but judging form the amount of...

The National Fracking Gallery – The Haywain + Fracking Well

The National Fracking Gallery – The Haywain + Fracking Well

Morning Constable – what’s going on ‘ere then? Before the contamination episode when the tanker carrying the hydrochloric acid overturned the River Stour used to have fish in it 🙂 If you enjoy this please like and share our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Refracktion

The National Fracking Gallery – Wheatfield WIth Crows (and Fracking Well)

The National Fracking Gallery – Wheatfield WIth Crows (and Fracking Well)

“Colours changing hue, morning field of amber grain” “They would not listen, they’re not listening still. Perhaps they never will…” If you enjoy this please like and share our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Refracktion

The National Fracking Gallery – The Persistence of Memory

The National Fracking Gallery – The Persistence of Memory

Dali’s the The Persistence of Memory re-imagined. (Obviously we won’t forget fracking in a hurry) If you enjoy this please like and share our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Refracktion

The National Fracking Gallery – Monet For Nothing

The National Fracking Gallery – Monet For Nothing

In the first of a series of re-imaginings of famous paintings we show how Monet might have pictured his poppy field if it has been on the Fylde in the early 2020’s Monet for nothing, get your fracks at a high cost! If you enjoy this please like and share...