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Reclaim the Fields International Gathering 2015

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About the camp

Reclaim the Fields (or RTF) UK was born in 2011, as a star in a wider constellation of food and

Grow Heathrow - bailiffs resisted

At 10:00 this morning the land owner plus 5/6 bailiffs arrived to evict the residents of Grow Heathrow, threatening to break entry. Residents locked-on and climbed to higher ground. The police arrived, explaining to the bailiffs they were woefully unequipped to enforce an eviction. Indeed they were.

Armed attack on Ilisu construction workers – Dam construction halted

Following a series of events including dismals, an armed assault, injuries and arson, workers have left the Ilisu Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plant construction site, thus bringing work to a halt. These events show how dangerous, risky and destructive a project we are confronting.

Wrong Decision - Bradley Mine Approved by Inspector

On Wednesday (3/6/15) it was announced that UK Coal's application to mine
520,561 tonnes of coal from a site called Bradley, was approved. The site
is currently agricultural land in Leadgate, Durham, UK. This is a highly
contested site with really strong and well orchestrated opposition from
local people.

Why is this a bad decision?

HAMBACH FOREST: LIVING ON THE BARRICADES

Hambach Forest Defenders are presently blocking RWE's open cast lignite mine from expanding with living barricades and towers which in turn are protecting access to the three forest tree sits with platforms, treehouses and interconecting walkways.