Biofuelwatch, Coal Action Network and others will be demonstrating at Drax Power Station, to celebrate ten years of climate action (since the first UK climate camp at Drax) and calling for Drax to be shut down and replaced with genuine renewables.
and fb event here
https://en-contrainfo.espiv.net/2016/06/05/uk-4-new-releases-from-green-... for links to the PDFs
Today (22/5/16) is the 23rd anniversary of Operation Greenfly at Twyford Down - one of the most exciting and audacious direct actions of the 1990s.
“Mining is going on a hundred meters away. When they started blasting, all the dust was brought to our vegetable gardens. Vegetables got covered with the coal dust which is impossible to wash out. Now I don‘t want to harm myself by eating anything from this garden,” a resident of Kazas, Siberia, Russia, describes the impact of coal mining.
Final Declaration of the 1st Conference hold on April 23-24, 2016, in
Wan – North Kurdistan
Earth First! Summer Gathering! - 17th-22nd Aug - The address is: The Limes, Milton Rd, Gayton,Northampton NN7 3HE.
For workshop programme and directions etc. see: http://earthfirstgathering.org/
Severing the lines that feed the machine is not impossible. When people take up civil uprising in the UK, if people are able to shove their obligations to one side to open up an avenue, they mainly have the ability and possibility to be able to grasp their will for something new.
Gleesons Developments are submitting plans to develop part of a rural Devon valley, building 330 homes on sloping farmland abutting a floodplain that floods every year. The valley is beautiful, narrow lanes, hedgerows, Devon banks, a home to many protected species including bats, dormice, owls, badgers, crayfish, buzzards.