26 Sep '12, 4pm

Anti-road actions taking place at Twyford Down and Hastings this weekend - new blog post:

Anti-road actions taking place at Twyford Down and Hastings this weekend - new blog post:

26 September 2012: Twyford Down is remembered with warnings about a new wave of road-building and protests, while activists in Hastings are preparing for peaceful resistance to a link road. This weekend, on 29th and 30th September, campaigners in the south of England will be remembering the past and helping to kick-start future opposition to road building plans across the country with actions in Twyford Down and Hastings. Twenty years ago in 1992, protests at Twyford Down helped sperk the modern environmental direct action movement, and hundreds of campaigners - old and new - will be gathering there on Saturday to protest against new road-building schemes at the site of the huge motorway cutting that now scars the Down – read more on Becca’s blog here and download more details about the event . At the same time, on Saturday and Sunday, activists in East Sussex will also be...

Full article: http://bettertransport.org.uk/blogs/roads/260912-twyford-...

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