"The Government have clearly sent the message to Shell, ‘you can do whatever you want’. Fortunately due to protest, the refinery remains unconnected to the gas field. If, as Shell planned, gas had been flowing by now, we would potentially all be dealing with a gas leak and explosion.”
Members of Rossport Solidarity Camp and Shell to Sea campaigners picketed the Fianna Fail selection conference in Castlebar today at which Minister for Marine and Natural Resources Noel Dempsey was in attendance.
Approxamately fifteen campaigners from Rossport Solidarity Camp and Shell to Sea picketed the Fianna Fail selection conference in Castlebar today at which Minister for Marine and Natural Resources Noel Dempsey was present.Protesters gathered around twelve outside the Travellers Friend hotel where the conference was held. Campaigners held placards and handed out flyers and leaflets to highlight Minister Dempsey's responsibility for the discredited Corrib gas project and demand the gas to be cleaned at sea and the deal be renegotiated. Protesters remained outside the hotel through drizzel and rain until the delegates emerged from the conference at around five pm. Several gardai were present .
Related Link: http://www.shelltosea.com
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Well Done - The West's Awake! by Elaine Sun Mar 26, 2006 23:26
Particularly like the billboard, on the right in the first photo, advertising the Fun Lovin' Criminals. Would that be a reference to the Fianna Fail selection committee?
Delayed again. What re they up to by supp Mon Mar 27, 2006 12:38
Til 7th of Aprilhttp://www.utvlive.com/newsroom/indepth.asp?id=71807&pt=n
Michael O Seighin's talking at the Greens conference by Green Tue Mar 28, 2006 14:31
Michael O Seighlin was speaking at the Green Party Convention on Saturday 25th.
Related Link: http://blogs.greenparty.ie/cgi-bin/mt/mt-tb.cgi/55