The Guardian – 22nd April 2014 – Can you put a price on the beauty of the natural world? Those who reduce nature to a column of figures play to an agenda that ignores its inherent value – and seeks to destroy it

Sheffield Star – 18th April 2014 – Woods Protest gathers pace – ‘If these woods go they are gone forever’

Demonstration at Smithy Wood,  Chapeltown – 17th April 2014

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Yorkshire Post – 17th April 2014 – Story and Video – Video: Protesters demand end to M1 development at ancient Smithy Wood

ITV – Calendar – 17th April 2014 – Protest over development on ancient woodland

Sheffield Telegraph – 28th March 2014March12SheffTelServiceCowley


Sheffield Telegraph online link – 27th March 2014 – Protesters rally to fight Motorway Service Plan

Daily Mail

More on the daily mail story here – 26th March 2014

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Look Local – March 2014


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Daily Mail – 9th Dec 2013