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Campaign Update June 2017

Dear Supporters, The magnetometer survey of the Goodwin Sands, together with repeat side scan sonar, multi beam echo and sub ...
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Country Life article – Bodies of sailors and airmen face being dredged up at Goodwin Sands

Dear Supporters, Goodwin Sands SOS is celebrating its first anniversary (who knows if there will be another?) with an article ...
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White paper on problems with geophysical surveys

Dear Goodwin Sands SOS Supporter, Below is a link to a White Paper written by Pete Holt, Director of 3HConsulting ...
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Campaign coverage on BBC South East Today, 6th April 2017

https://youtu.be/bdv-3d4sIaE ...
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Campaign coverage on BBC Radio Kent Breakfast – 6th April 2017

https://youtu.be/3al30J2494w Fiona Punter, David Brocklehurst MBE from the Kent Battle of Britain Museum and Joanna Thomson all reply to Neil ...
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Campaign coverage on BBC Inside Out South East, 31st March 2017

https://youtu.be/RQwc7SfcUoA ...
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Sand mining: the global environmental crisis you’ve probably never heard of

The Guardian has published an article on industrial scale sand mining going on across the world, including a reference to ...
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Campaign Update February 2017

28th February 2017 Dear Goodwin Sands SOS supporters, I am attaching a short article that was published in The Sunday ...
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The Campaign featured in January’s Canterbury Index Magazine

A great article in The Canterbury Index magazine to get the campaign's New Year 2017 off to a flying start! ...
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Christmas Campaign Update

Dover Harbour Board has been requested by the MMO to undertake magnetometer surveys and submit the results for a further ...
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Latest Campaign News (December 2016)

You may not have heard from us recently but our efforts to stop the proposed dredging still continue apace.   Last ...
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Despatch on BBC R4 about the Goodwin Sands SOS Campaign

https://youtu.be/u0v5GH13K5M A despatch by Susie Mesure for the Radio 4 program "From our Home Correspondent" - 27th November 2016 ...
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The place where 1,000 ships were sunk

An excellent article supporting the campaign to save the Goodwin Sands http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20161118-the-place-where-1000-ships-were-sunk A serene sandbank off the Kentish coast is ...
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Act of Remembrance outside Dover Harbour Board offices

The Goodwin Sands SOS group held an Act of Remembrance today, outside Dover Harbour Board's headquarters overlooking Dover harbour. The ...
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Only one week remains to lodge your objections

You only have one more week in which to lodge your objection(s) to the MMO about the proposed dredging of the Goodwin ...
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>>> VOLUNTEERS NEEDED URGENTLY < <<

The 2nd Public Consultation Period ends on Nov 16th. We have one last chance to make Dover Harbour Board take ...
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Spitfire Tears

https://vimeo.com/166976426 This video has been sent to us by Tom Carney who lives in Deal.  He has used elements of ...
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Only two weeks remain in public consultation

The campaign has had a fantastic week!  The petition has been gathering momentum daily and by the time we delivered ...
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Next Stop, Downing Street!

***LATEST NEWS*** Listen and watch out for us in the news on Monday (31st October 2016) from 6:30am! BBC Radio ...
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Campaign Funds Urgently Needed

Dear Supporters, as a result of the high level of public opposition we have generated through the SOS Campaign, the ...
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Campaign Update

16 October 2016 Dear Goodwin Sands SOS Supporter Progress but no victory yet! You may have read the recent Mail ...
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Update Meeting

Saturday, 22 October, 4-6pm: there is an URGENT update meeting for the Goodwin Sands SOS campaign. We are now in a second ...
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Celebrity Support: Actor Miriam Margolyes

Extract from http://www.kentonline.co.uk/deal/news/goodwin-sands-campaign-gains-momentum-98945/ 14th July 2016. Miriam Margolyes, who lives in St Margaret’s, has written directly to the DHB to plead for ...
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Celebrity Support: Author Deborah Moggach

Deborah Moggach's work includes writing "These Foolish Things" (2004) which was adapted into the movie "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" and ...
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Celebrity Support: Actor Mark Rylance

Extract from http://www.kentonline.co.uk/deal/news/goodwin-sands-campaign-gains-momentum-98945/ 14th July 2016. BFG and Wolf Hall star Mr Rylance, who was born in Ashford, said: “My great-grandfather was a ...
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