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M11 link road protest

Title
M11 link road protest
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
2 May 1990
Year of production
1990
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Duration
00:02:43
Description
Peter Plisner reports on the claims of residents in north London that the Department of Transport is wrecking perfectly good houses in order to prevent anyone else moving in. The homes are all on the route of the proposed Hackney Wick-M11 link road. The locals also say that some residents are being forced out of their homes via compulsory purchase orders. Includes interviews with John Ellis, Stop the M11 Link Action Group; Rupert Harwood, Friends of the Earth.
Contributors
Peter Plisner; John Ellis; Rupert Harwood
Keywords
London; Political protests; Roads; Road transport; Campaigns; Friends of the Earth; Department of Transport; Stop the M11 Link Action Group

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