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The “Battle of Stokes Croft:Press Reportage.

March 20, 2010

Click Here to read Daily Mail Article 17.03.10

Click Here To Read Guardian Article Below

The Bristol Evening Post Carried the story on Pages 1,2 and 3.

Click Here to see Page 2 in Larger Detail

Click Here to see Page 3 in Larger Detail

Thursday March 18th: Prosecuting Counsel at the Trial of Cai Dobbs, one of the squatters to face charges,

claimed that the costs of the Police operation were £60,000.

6 Comments leave one →
  1. Richard Craven permalink
    March 21, 2010 8:36 am

    Bristol Evening Post, above:- “The Jesters occupiers threw green and pink paint at the bailiffs, sprayed them with fire extinguishers, and also threw buckets of dirty water – some of which soaked a toddler walking past with her family”


  2. dodger permalink
    March 21, 2010 5:46 pm

    Richard Craven, any response to this? or do you just want to regurgitate the twsited crap from the EP?

    On March 16th 2010, the day of the “Stokes Croft Riots”, Stokes Croft Postmistress Bushra Randhawa and PRSC Chairman, Chris Chalkley delivered 2270 protest cards to Bristol City Council on behalf of the “No Tesco in Stokes Croft “ Campaign. The cards register the Community’s anger at the lack of consultation. Surveys of local people indicate that over 90% of locals do not want a Tesco in their midst. Stokes Croft seems determined to resist the ingress of corporate influence that damages the local culture that makes the area unique, warts ‘n’ all…

    • ironside permalink
      March 21, 2010 11:40 pm

      Think your jumping the gun Dodge. Think RC is calling the EP bastards for their reportage

      • March 23, 2010 10:51 pm

        Given the rest of the Craven comments on this blog, I very much doubt that, Mr Ironside!


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