March of the Angry Mums

An oil demo to Westminster

By Janet Penn

Evening Echo 1973

Below is a newspaper cut out about when the women of Canvey Island protested in London about the oil refinery.  The big banner reads: Jack the Rippon, Environment Butcher.'

Photo:March of the mums . . . 200 angry Canvey housewives on their way to the Department of the Environment in London yesterday.

March of the mums . . . 200 angry Canvey housewives on their way to the Department of the Environment in London yesterday.

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