Legal action over fracking policy

“Malton Town Council wishes to clarify its position concerning the Mayor’s personal legal challenge against planned Government changes as to how Fracking applications are handled. The legal action being undertaken by Councillor Paul Andrews is in his own name as a private individual and is not in the name of Malton Town Council or in Councillor Andrews’ capacity as

Mayor. There are no financial implications whatsoever for Malton Town Council.”