UK Climate Camp 2008 Newswire Archive
09-08-2008 09:53The Climate Camp radio, which has been broadcasting all week from the UK
Camp for Climate Action, will broadcast a show at lunch time, 1pm and and
a roundup in the evening at 7pm GMT+1.
The stream can be accessed here (Flash Player) and past shows are
accessible as mp3s & oggs.
Non-commercial re-broadcast welcome (let us know if you can).
09-08-2008 09:30Stop and search of visitors to climate camp 2008 on Monday, before the police 'found' a weapons stash which was used to justify subsequent stop and search.
08-08-2008 22:22Southeast Climate Convergence occupies nuclear facility. Police set up checkpoints around convergence site.
August 7 Louisa, VA Activists from the Southeast Convergence for Climate Action occupied the welcome center for Dominion’s North Anna nuclear power plant today. The action was taken to protest Dominion’s plans to build two new nuclear reactors and to call out nuclear power for the false solution that it is to the climate crisis. “We are here to serve notice on the so-called ‘nuclear renaissance’ that the anti-nuclear movement is alive and well,” said Glenn Carroll, coordinator of Nuclear Watch South.
08-08-2008 19:00Updated daily - videos from the mainstream and from inside the camp.
08-08-2008 17:52Photos of police manhandling campers refusing stop and searches outside Climate Camp.
08-08-2008 17:13Area photos from the Climate Camp have been obtained?
08-08-2008 16:37Police have thieved vast quantities of materials trying to either scupper the camp or prevent effective direct action taking place. This is clearly unlawful, but for various reasons we unfortunately failed to find a way to use the law to prevent it happening. It may be that such a challenge happens yet - if you have had property seized in suspicious circumstances like those outlined below, please contact us