Gatineau River Protection VICTORY!!
Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau

Roy Dupuis, le président de la Fondation Rivières announces his adoption of the Gatineau River

Aug 1, 2012 - Canadian Wildlife Federation Video Contest WINNER: - Official Submission from "Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau"

Read Roy Dupuis' letter of support to the Save the Gatineau / Sauvons la Gatineau team: Click for letter

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1969-71 – Over Our Dead Bodies

Stewkley, Bucks: shortened version of the 2009 DVD “Over Our Dead Bodies” telling the story of the battle by villagers between 1969 and 1971 against a plan to destroy Stewkley and several other villages to make way for a new giant national airport.
This version was first screened in the village in October 2011.
The full DVD “Over Our Dead Bodies”, which won an international award for the best use of archive material in a home video product, is available for purchase on-line at
Some material, by permission, courtesy BBC Television.

View more about the campaign and the effective citizen movement here

Thank you to a concerned Wakefield QC resident for providing these links to this inspiring story of how one small community fought back and won against the tyranny of technology.