Posted by: vickim57 | 15 September 2009

Up a crane in Southampton docks – stopping Vestas blades from moving

Vestas workers’ supporters have contacted us to say they are preventing blades leaving Southampton by occupying cranes at the Vestas docks. More news and pictures when we get them. If anyone in Southampton wants to get down to the docks to support them, that would be great. Apparently, some are at Empress dock, others on one of the Blade Runner barges, though not sure where that is moored.

Media reports – not sure whether they are up a crane or just chained to one but in any case here’s what we know*:

This is Hampshire: Vestas protesters take action in Southampton

* Do in fact have phone numbers for some involved but inclined to let them ring us at their convenience!


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