South West England

South West England

RisingUp in Bristol: eviction begins of allotments protest camp

12th March 2015

After more than a month making a stand against Metrobus plans by living in trees above Stapleton Allotments, protesters look set to be evicted this morning.

Bristol allotment protest camp: possession is nine tenths of the law! – Second Possession Order granted



This afternoon Judge Denyer QC ruled in favour of Bristol City Council‘s application for an immediate Possession Order for land at Stapleton allotments currently occupied by Rising

Report from Emma Sheppard’s Sentencing

28/2/15

UPDATE: Em has written her own report on the sentencing – read it here

Activist convicted after using ‘stinger’ device on police cars

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Three patrol cars were immobilised by Emma Sheppard’s homemade stinger device.

Video: BBC Coverage of UK Arsons

September 30th 2014

from ABC Hurricane

A BBC segment on the recent wave of arsons in the UK with a short intervew segment with former ELF spokesman Leslie James Pickering.