Monthly Archives: July 2012

Environment Agency called in to Dale Farm as campaigners blame Basildon Council for ‘massive pollution’

The Environment Agency is expected shortly to take soil samples at Dale Farm, where last October 80 families were evicted under planning regulations by hundreds of police and bailiffs. If, as residents and campaigners expect, hydrocarbon and asbestos contamination is … Continue reading

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Council threatens second Dale Farm eviction for families with ‘nowhere to go’

Basildon Council today began legal proceedings to evict families at Dale Farm made homeless by last October’s eviction. The dozens of families, who had moved on to a private road leading up to their former homes, have been given until … Continue reading

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