Being a stylist as well as an activist, I decided it was time to take the fracking protest to London Fashion Week (LFW). I think it is time the media and the public realise that activists come from all walks of life and not just the fringes of society. It is all of our duty[...]Read more →
Posts Tagged ‘Balcombe’
From Charles Metcalfe, London Road, Balcombe, 20th December 2013.
To The Right Honourable David Cameron MP, Prime Minister, 10 Downing Street, London, SW1A 2AA.
Dear Prime Minister,
Re: UK-wide call for an immediate and binding moratorium on hydraulic fracturing for shale gas, coal bed methane and underground coal gasification on our islands.
Please read this.[...]
A moody end to the Vigil at Balcombe Community Protection Camp Tuesday 19th November. The vigil was given less than 40 minutes, before their equipment was seized by Bailiffs.
One thing to be noted, is that to never underestimate the power of the photographer. without them these thugs would have rolled over us even quicker[...]
Recently we have been experiencing some criticisms about the Balcombe Community Protection Camp. Apparently, we have left the site in a worse state than how we first found it.
Please check these photos.
Greenwood/Cuadrilla site, as managed by the Balcombe Estate. This dump was covered by a bulldozer, when they found Camp Protectors taking photos.[...]Read more →
PUBLIC DEBATE: To Address Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking).
SPEAKERS: James Woudhuysen -Professor of Forecasting & Innovation at de Montfort University: [Pro]
David Smythe, Emeritus Professor of Geophysics, University of Glasgow: [Anti]
Public Debate to address Hydraulic Fracturing in the UK
7-9pm October 6th
All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes BN7 2LE
Speakers: James Woudhuysen (pro)[...]
Photo op inside the Police Station.[...]Read more →
These are pictures of the land “owned” by Mr Greenwood, Stumble Wood, the other side of the rail track between The Caudrilla site and Balcombe Community Protection Camp. waiting to lock the gate.
From 12th September 2013.
Lord Greenwood has an Agricultural Mortgage with a Company called AMC (Agricultural Mortgage Company ) Who have not[...]
Update from Balcombe this morning. Basic Benders for summer.
The funniest thing happened this morning when the police mobile station got stuck in the mud and helped us with our protect protest here on the London Rd.
Apologies, the livestream is very choppy.[...]
The police have been out in numbers from before 07.00am. Two lorries arrived before 08.00am. At the moment we are out numbered by about 5 -1 . Some people are talking about leaving the Camp over the weekend, some new people are arriving and wanting to stay on until the 8th Oct just to make[...]Read more →