Maisie's Blog


Activists halt Stancliffe Stones (Marshalls) plan to reopen a disused quarry on Stanton moor; stone extraction of the hillside would have come within forty feet of the nine ladies stone circle. Since the making of this film the nine ladies protest has been won.

I first met Paul in 1997 at Highworth Protest camp in Wiltshire. He was living on site in a bender having cycled down from Hull with his friend Theo. His commitment to Highworth strategic housing protest was staunch and he had clocked up the most days of living on site out of every activist there. Whilst there he actively helped setting up walkways and digging tunnels; he was always eager to vocalise his opposition to anything he regarded as unjust…. Read More