Next week the Transition initiative, GrowHeathrow, go back to court to defend their "Squatopia" in the village of Sipson. Here is a video about how the group converted a derelict site into a community garden and meeting place, by Dean Puckett, director of 2012's year's key documentary, The Crisis of Civilisation (wait ten seconds for video to appear!)
March 1st 2010 I had the pleasure of filming Transition Heathrow
members swoop on an abandoned market garden site in Sipson; one of the
villages to be completely tarmacced to make way for a third runway at
2 years later I returned to the site which
has been transformed from a derelict mess into a beacon of community
strength and a great example of how to live sustainably on this
Keep Grow Heathrow Alive!!
Heathrow is under threat of eviction and will be appearing at Central
London County Court on 18th & 19th June 2012 transitionheathrow.com
Dean Puckett deaddeanfilms.org
Grow Heathrow - "Everything's Changing" from thecrisisofcivilization on Vimeo.
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