Stories

The fracking ban: what does it mean?

06 Nov 2019     |     Jamie Peters     |       2 minute read
So long fracking, it’s been emotional. Jamie Peters, our campaign lead on fracking, reflects on the government’s announcement of a halt on fracking, and what it means for campaigners – and the future of the industry.

How to: make your own protest prop

20 Aug 2019     |       1 minute read
Ever wondered what to wear to a protest? Placards, props and your protest wardrobe can all help communicate what you really care about. Ahead of the Global Climate Strikes, why not spend a "crafternoon" or two making your very own sad Earth head.

Standing up to Banks Mining - again

04 Jun 2019     |       2 minute read
When Banks Mining requested planning permission to dig an opencast coal mine at Dewley Hill near Newcastle, they weren't bargaining on a vibrant community campaign.