No More Oil on Canvey Soil

Canvey Funeral

By Janet Penn

Evening Echo 1973

5,000 protestors took part in a “funeral” procession where they planted crosses and left coffins on the proposed oil refinery site. Among the placards read: “JACK the RIPPON, the ENVIRONMENT BUTCHER” and “R.I.P. - P.O.N.”

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