Frances responds to Greater Manchester Police.
I have today been asked to respond to a press release made by the Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police and published in the Manchester Confidential on Friday. (http://www.manchesterconfidential.co.uk/News/Chief-Constable-Expresses-Annoyance-At-Anti-Frackers)
This was my submission made today 9th February 2014:
Thank you for inviting me to comment on this[...]
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I’ve made my choice in life and that is to fight I know people disagree with my life choices sometimes and I understand why but for me there is no way back.. It’s in my blood and I would rather die trying than walking away I’m rich in many other ways and to me money[...]Read more →
Today was an extraordinary day at Barton Moss. It took over 6 hours for the trucks to get in. We had a lock-together by the Fantastic Four, and a visit from the head of the Green Party who walked in line with us. Although there were 6 arrests, to me there was the sense that[...]Read more →
Based on a Press Release from Barton Moss Protection Camp and Britain & Ireland Frack Free (BIFF!)
This morning (Wednesday 22nd Jan), in the wake of Monday’s brutal, shocking and inexcusable assault on a peaceful Legal Observer by Greater Manchester Police at the Protector Camp on Barton Moss Road in Salford, around 30 officers from[...]
Occupy Mayday Livestreams from the day 21/01/2014
This man, a peaceful Legal Observer, was violently arrested at IGas Barton Moss drilling site today, while simply asking a Chief Inspector and several other officers to report lack of proper license plating on one of the trucks leaving the Barton Moss Community Protection Camp[...]Read more →
Colin has just been arrested for breaching bail, despite having his bail conditions lifted in court. Please send the GMP your complaints
Barton Moss Protection Camp Barton Moss Road, Just off A57 next to Airport, Eccles M30 7RL
More details here:
Policing the Barton Moss fracking site has cost the taxpayer £300,000[...]
A new day and a new lock-on is happening at Barton Moss Community Protection Camp.
0850hours Continuing livestream. Barton Moss Protectors witness police engaging in “illegal search”.
Barton Moss Protectors asking Police Evidence Gatherer for search warrant. Police claim it is public land, protectors say it is a squat.[...]
Updates direct from Barton Moss, by protector Silver Fox and livestreamer Kris. Convoy has stopped 9.40 am…
Latest photos and awaiting further updates.
Short update from Kris. OccupyMayday. Two of lock on protectors released from concrete.
Further arrests: Livestream from Kris
Jamie posting his arrest on facebook (they missed his phone):
“Been arrested on a[...]
“On the morning of Friday 3 January 2014, an officer of the Greater Manchester ‘corporate enforcers’ stated that the Barton Moss Protectors were not showing any consideration towards the local farming community,” explained Ian R. Crane.
“So let’s get this straight … On the day of disclosures about Thatcher’s alleged use of soldiers disguised as[...]Read more →