September 04, 2009


from a local newspaper

... “With no police presence this year we’ve been able to focus much more on the climate change message.”

Campers spent today taking down the tents, litter picking and removing the contents of their compost toilets, which will now be given to farms.

Protestor Murray Smith said: “We’ll be cleaning up until we return the heath to the way we found it. Everyone in the camp is encouraged to help and leave it in pristine condition.”

Hannah Smith, 23, said: “I think it’s been a fantastic success. We’ve had a chance to build this movement into something very exciting.

“It shows what we need are normal people to realise we all need to take responsibility for climate change.” ...


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