South East England
A weekend gathering for people involved or want to know more about ecological direct action around the UK including fighting opencast coal, fracking, GM, nuclear power, new road building and quarries with discussions and campaign planning - emphasis on the tactics and strategies, community solidarity and sustainable activism.
10th Jan 2014 via Corporate Watch Eleven anti-fracking campaigners have been found not guilty after a three day trial at Brighton Magistrate's Court.
09 January 2014 People celebrate outside Brighton Magistrates Court after Balcombe protectors acquitted on all charges as a resul
December 17th The UK government has announced that roughly 60% of the UK is now available to be licensed to fracking companies.
Dear Earth First!ers,
26th October A small band of anti-fracking campaigners who wished to be known as ‘protectors’ have set up camp on land adjacent to Celtique Energie’s proposed drill site.
11th September 2013 Trial of anti-road protestor - and Combe Haven Defenders - Emily Johns, arrested during Operation Disclosure in April: https://combeha
One Man Stop - 2nd September - Day 40
Update (14:45am): One protector locked on to fracking truck at the gate of Cuadrilla site in Balcombe.
Update (11:45am): Two protectors arrested defending Sussex from fracking.
25th August 2013
Directions and details here.
Update - 2nd September - big blockade
Day 37 (Fri 30th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex
Update (10:30am): One protector arrested defending Sussex from fracking.
Update (9:30am): Police trying to force fracking truck through community blokade.
Day 34 (Tues 26th) Of Community Fracking Blockade In Balcombe Sussex