A new mobilization against the project was announced for Saturday, 23rd January in the city centre of Nantes

Notre-Dame-des-Landes: New Anti-Airport Protest Saturday in the City Centre

AIRPORT Opponents organize a new demonstration against the planned evictions and Saturday in the streets of Nantes this time.  The event is peaceful … After the great demonstration on the ring road of January 9 and snail operations that followed, coordination of opponents of the airport project Notre-Dame-des-Landes called to participate in a new militant action tomorrow […]

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Almost 2,000 anti-airport protesters gathered outside the courthouse in Nantes.

Notre-Dame-des-Landes: Hundreds of Anti-Airport Protesters at Nantes Court

Large mobilization of anti-airport protestors, Wednesday in Nantes court where the expulsion request of fifteen inhabitants and farmers  of Notre-Dame-des-Landes is examined … At just after 10 am this morning, more than a hundred people are already gathering before the court in Nantes. The first banners are deployed. Everything so far is calm. More than a […]

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Protests continue in Rennes against the airport at Notre-Dame-des-Landes

Rennes: Opponents of Notre-Dame-des-Landes Mobilized

A filtering roadblock was set up on Wednesday … As they have done so on Tuesday , opponents of the airport of Notre-Dame-des-Landes (Loire-Atlantique) installed a filtering dam shortly after 8 am Wednesday at the roundabout of Alma allowing access to the ring road and the N137 leading to Nantes. Traffic was severely disrupted in […]

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Sous-Prefecture occupied in Chateaubriant by 50 Militants

Châteaubriant : The Sous-Préfecture occupied for Two Hours

On Tuesday, around 3pm fifty people have hung a banner over the entrance to the sous-préfecture in Chateaubriant and occupied the building. A red banner This Tuesday, January 12, 2016, around 3 pm, a red banner “Ni procès, ni expulsions – Neither trial, nor expulsions” was hung above the main entrance to the sub-prefecture of Chateaubriant, Vauzelles […]

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Traffic disrupted on Nantes ring road

Notre-Dame-des-Landes: Anti-airport Protesters to Conduct Snail PaceTuesday Morning

Occupants Zad have snarled traffic Tuesday morning, before the hearing on the deportation of historical inhabitants of Notre-Dame-des-Landes … They do not let go. After the great demonstration on Saturday on the Nantes ring road and Chevre bridge, anti-Airport protesters continue to put pressure on the state and the Vinci development team for the abandonment of deportation […]

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Opponents of the airport of Notre-Dame-des-Landes project block the Nantes ring road

Notre-Dame-des-Landes: The Police Intervened to Free the Nantes Bridge

It was blocked since midday by hundreds of protesters … Police stormed the protestors after several failed negotiations. The security forces intervened in Nantes on Saturday night to release the Chevire bridge and ring road in Nantes blocked by several hundred opponents against the airport in Notre-Dame-des-Landes since mid-day, after a new show of force mobilizing Thousands of protesters […]

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Farmers have joined the protest against the proposed airport by blocking the Chevire Bridge

Nantes: Farmers Block the Cheviré Bridge with their Tractors

They intend to protest against evictions requests from Vinci, the company responsible for building the airport in Notre-Dame-des-Landes …  The protest against the airport project of Notre-Dame-des-Landes is officially over but Farmers have decided to play for extra time. A few dozen of them refused on Saturday to clear the Nantes bridge, requiring that the President Francois Hollande […]

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The depart of the protesr against the airport at Notre-Dame-des-Landes

Nantes: Thousands March Against Proposed Airport at Notre-Dame-des-Landes

“The peasant mobilization is to go beyond expectations,” said an organizer … The protest against the airport project of Notre-Dame-des-Landes was full on Saturday. According to organizers, it attracted 20,000 people Saturday on the ring road around Nantes, although police are estimating a figure of 7,200 demonstrators.   #NDDL Plus de 20000 manifestants selon les organisateurs, 7200 selon la […]

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Gendarmerie Car Attacked by Hooded Individuals

Gendarmerie Car Attacked by Hooded Individuals

An incendiary object has been thrown into a van, whose windows were broken, this Thursday morning … A car of the Gendarmerie,  was under attack this morning at the town of Notre-Dame-des-Landes,”probably by a group of anti airport protestors” said the gendarmerie of the Pays de la Loire.  The Gendarmes were present to assist and protect […]

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Work cannot commence on airport at Notre-Dame-des-Landes until judgement.

Notre-Dame-des-Landes : “No work to Start” repeats Minister

The Secretary of State for Transport confirmed that “the government will not begin work until the judgment of appeal”, the date of which is unknown. It is not yet known when the hearing will take place on the environmental litigation related to the implementation of the proposed airport at Notre-Dame-des-Landes.  But Secretary of State for […]

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