Posted by: vickim57 | 3 October 2009

What happened next? The Vestas campaign after the blade blockade

James Beecher has written an update on the Vestas campaign on the Isle of Wight. It recaps the campaign so far and explains what is happening on the ground at the moment. He says:

Since the removal of the ‘Marine Gate’ ‘Blade Blockade’, and the Turbine Blades that remained in the Vestas Blades UK factory on St. Cross Business Park, Dodnor Lane, Newport, Isle of Wight, campaigners have been sorting out the original ‘Magic Roundabout’ Camp, and considering strategy. A marquee has been erected and a fair amount of furniture skipped / built to make the area comfortable and well-resourced in terms of power (80-odd watts of solar power for phone and laptop charging), a solar shower, and spare tents for visitors…

Read further on Indymedia here and here.

Nine Names James twitters as PeterPannier.


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