Dear West Lancashire Borough Council,
Frack Free Lancashire is an unincorporated protest group the finances of which appear to be controlled by the WLBC councillor for Halsall.
Please detail what support, material or financial, that the council has given to Frack Free Lancashire in the last 5 years. Also, please detail what due diligence if any was conducted into the financial propriety of this group, specifically as to whether the group has made the required statutory tax declarations covering the last 5 years and whether the group or the individuals concerned have paid all tax due on its income over this period, prior to the council providing any such support.
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