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Movie Monday 7 May 2018

Welcome to Movie Monday 7 May 2018 at Unsponsored HQ. Plenty of whitewater to keep you going for a little while.

Movie Monday 7 May 2018

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Fairy Glen #Savetheconwy

Fairy Glen #Savetheconwy from Zak Dunnings shows just how spectacular this section of the river is. Zak has used a GoPro Hero 4 Session (see my review) to film this edit.

Fairy Glen #Savetheconwy

A beautiful day on a beautiful river but this might not be the case for much longer as its under threat from becoming the site of a massive hydro project. To find out more information and how you could help stop this harmful project, please visit savetheconwy.com/

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Snowdonia National Park Planners – Open Letter

Keep up to date with the proposed hydro scheme on the Conwy in Wales by visiting Save The Conwy.

In recent days is has come to light that a number of the people who have written to the National Park Planners in support of the scheme are folk who either work directly for the company wishing to install the hydro or have a direct link to the same company e.g. subcontractors. 

 Open Letter to the Snowdonia National Park Planners

Further details can be found here.

Save The Conwy – FAQ Update

Save The Conwy - FAQ Update

The proposed hydro scheme on the River Conwy has been getting a fair bit of news recently, particularly on social media. In summary one of the greatest stretches of whitewater in the UK is still under real threat.

Alternative power sources are an important part of our overall energy plan in the UK the small benefit in power generation in this case needs to be weighed against the damage to the river and surrounding ecosystem.

Save The Conwy - FAQ Update

Please some time to read the FAQ summary here. You will also find details on how you can have your say about the scheme.

#Glenning – Fairy Glen – Conwy

A short edit from Aaron Kendall showing the Fairy Glen on the Conwy. This is what could be lost for ever if the hydro development takes place. Please help to support the fight. More details here.

Fairy Glen

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