Skip to content

links for 2009-06-08

June 8, 2009
  • "WATER company Severn Trent has been told it cannot run a half-mile road through a city woodland beauty spot following major protests from residents.

    Birmingham’s planning committee agreed with residents, 73 of whom signed a petition against the scheme, that the destruction of a woodland spot could not be allowed for the sake of the occasional maintenance van."

    Single issue action works in this instance, could the networks formed by this (or similar) campaigns be harnessed for longer-term work?

Advertisements
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: