Scotland (central & southern)
Five days of skill-sharing for grassroots ecological direct action - make links, share ideas, and get involved in the run up to the Paris climate summit, and struggles against fracking, new roads and more.
13 April 2015
Hundreds of anti-nuclear activists have descended on Faslane naval base to take part in a blockade to protest against Trident.
Update: see earthfirstgathering.org for an inspiring and exciting programme and more.
Exciting plans are taking shape. Get involved by coming along to the EF! Winter Moot in Bristol.
Email: summergathering AT earthfirst.org.uk
from We Cop Watch
There are many ways to effectively document the movement while protecting the space, its movements and people’s privacy. Live Streaming is generally NOT one of them.
Reclaim the Power, the action camp that shut down Cuadrilla’s operations in Balcombe for a week last year, will take place near Blackpool between 14 – 20 August. The precise location of the camp will be revealed on the starting day.
Updates: Exact location has been releases - see here.
Travel - book your travel to Castle Cary or Bruton train station, then it's a bus journey and 20 minute walk.
The action dates and protest gatherings page is once again working! Apologies, we accidentally deleted it!
If there's any ecological actions that are openly advertised, protest camps or campaign gatherings, that you want to add to it, do it through the submit report link and in the subject, make it clear it's to add to the calendar. Thanks.
22nd April Over recent years there have been many attempts to stop UK activists protesting against Europe’s largest animal testing laboratory; Huntingdon Life Sciences. Activists have been arrested, raided, imprisoned and banned from taking part in the campaign.
April 22 2014 A major wild salmon producer has said it is giving up the culling of seals after protests at a harbour in the north east of Scotland.
The Montrose-based Scottish Wild Salmon Company claimed it had been confronted by activists at Gardenstown harbour.
April 21 2014 As predicted by Sea Shepherd on Good Friday, the killing team of the Scottish Wild Salmon Company escalated tensions in the Scottish seal killing grounds with an unprecedented attack on a member of Sea Shepherd U