Hey, all I could muster was a few peeps – but they included local Labour MP David Drew (backbench and rebellious, also a Cooperative Party member), and Green Party councillor Phillip Booth, the other people are me (Peter Pannier) in the TShirt I got printed on the industrial estate Vestas are on… Matt Goldman, who works at Ecotricity, and Adam Keating, who was happy to join in when he heard about the campaign. I’d been handing out leaflets since 1pm, and the response was really positive, and I got through the best part of 200…
Peter Pannier aka James Beecher
The government found millions for the car industry and the banks – now it’s time for them to invest just a fraction of that in saving this factory, the 600 jobs, and our hopes of developing viable low-carbon energy.
– Cllr Philip Booth