Thank you for all your help in the Wendland and
in the whole world.
See you again the next time!
TUE 10:31 am Laase
A pity that every CASTOR event has to end with unrestrained orgies of police violence.
TUE 10:30 am Laase
As in previous years, police near Laase are again senselessly bashing people.
TUE 10:28 am Laase, Wendland BREAKING NEWS!
Police used pepper spray on climbers in a tree, who crashed down and are gravely injured.
TUE 10:26 am Laase
Near Laase police used pepper spray on people even though the CASTORS had already passed,
there are injured people.
TUE 10:13 am castorticker
In the coming days well archivally process the ticker news of the past few days. For
now, off to some needed sleep.
We thank you for this grandiose protest and of course are still
happy to receive donations. Until the next CASTORS! The Ticker.
TUE 10:10 am Castorticker
Were ending the reporting after putting through 127 GB and about 80 million page
TUE 10:10 Wendland
The new travel record is 3 days, 19
hours, 24 minutes. The next mark to crack is 100 hours.
TUE 10:01 am Internet
The propaganda page of the nuclear
appears to have been hacked and defaced.
"Kernenergie So sicher
wie diese Webseite" (nuclear energy as safe as this website) can
be read at www.kernenergie.de
TUE 10:00 am Trebel
In an hour the news conference of the
Bürgerinitiative Umweltschutz Lüchow-Dannenberg will start in Trebel.
TUE 9:48 am Gorleben
The CASTORS reach the interim storage
hall south of Gorleben.
TUE 9:50 am Gorleben
The CASTORS reach the village of Gorleben.
TUE 9:35 am Laase
The CASTORS have passed though Laase.
TUE 9:32 am Laase
In Laase there is the traditional amassing of police.
TUE 9:27 am Grippel
The CASTORS are in Grippel.
TUE 9:25 am Nordstrecke
The Greenpeace paraglider has taken a geostationary orbit above the CASTOR convoy.
TUE 9:20 am Langendorf
The CASTORS are through Langendorf.
TUE 9:18 am Laase
Between Laase and Gorleben about 50 people are surrounded by police off the road.
TUE 9:15 am Laase
In Laase there are 500 people near the transport route.
TUE 9:03 am Quickborn
The CASTORS are moving slowly, the last one has passed the church in Quickborn.
TUE 9:00 am Quickborn
The CASTOR convoy is in Quickborn.
TUE 8:55 am Grippel
According to the radio: A UFO was sighted in Grippel, a kind of paraglider with a
"Stop Castor" banner. The police helicopter pursues it.
TUE 8:50 am Laase, Wendland
The way from Siemen to Laase is still open, in case anyone wants to get to the
cultural events in the Palace of Muses (Musenpalast).
TUE 8:43 am Dannenberg
The last CASTOR has left the cross-loading compound.
TUE 8:42 am Laase
Police burn straw bales near Laase, not known why.
TUE 8:40 am Dannenberg
The first CASTOR truck has departed from the cross-loading compound.
TUE 8:37 am Dannenberg BREAKING NEWS!
The trucks with the CASTOR caskets are starting to move. Substitute trucks and police
are turning into the noprthern route +++ Contrary to speculation, the CASTOR trucks are
using the northern route (Nordstrecke).
TUE 8:30 am Dannenberg BREAKING NEWS!
The gate to the loading crane is open.
TUE 8:17 am Südstrecke
Police are preparing on the (Südstrecke) southern route for the CASTOR transport.
TUE 8:07 am Dannenberg
The Greenpeace truck was pulled off the road and no longer blocks the northern route
TUE 8:02 am Dannenberg
The Greenpeace truck pushed aside blocks the northern route (Nordstrecke), which
suggests that the CASTORS will roll on the southern route (Südstrecke).
TUE 7:55 am Dannenberg
The drivers of the CASTOR trucks are back in the loading crane compound, police on the
route put their vehicles aside.
TUE 7:50 am Gorleben
The second Robin Wood climbing activist is also back on the ground, police are taking down
TUE 07:47 am Gorleben
Greenpeace climbers hanging with banner off the transport route and are not removed.
TUE 7:37 am Gorleben
Police have caught the first Robin Wood climber.
TUE 7:30 am Gorleben
Police use a lifting cart to catch the female Robin Wood climbers.
TUE 7:26 am Gorleben
The Gorleben blockade has been completely dispersed. The female Robin Wood climbers are
TUE 7:26 am Dannenberg
Police are moving the Greenpeace beer truck from the crossing with a Unimog (four wheel
drive medium truck).
TUE 7:22 am Dannenberg
The special police unit Technical Measures High and Low starts to
remove the Robin Wood climbers.
TUE 7:20 am Gorleben
Postscript: In the climber blockade the police first tried in breakneck manner to reach
the climbers from the roof of a truck.
TUE 7:20 am Dannenberg
Police try to lift the Greenpeace truck, the press are sent away.
TUE 7:18 am Gorleben
A police climber unit has arrived at the aerial Robin Wood blockade and
prepares to remove the protest climbers.
TUE 7:15 am Gorleben
Police have moved people out of the Gorleben blockade and are 100 metres from those
TUE 7:06 am Wendland
Sunrise, 2°C warm and windless.
TUE 7:04 am Dannenberg
Police have brought up a removal vehicle to shift the truck
TUE 6:57 am Gorleben
Police increase the speed of their dispersal of people from the Gorleben blockade,
using unnecessarily painful grips.
TUE 6:56 am Dannenberg
The Greenpeace beer Trojan puts up determined resistance even without concreted-in
female activists and is still standing on its spot.
TUE 6:54 am Quickborn
For meanwhile four hours Quickborn has been under a curfew.
TUE 6:51 am Gorleben
Police move in from all sides to remove people from the Gorleben
blockade, a lot rougher than up to now.
TUE 6:45 am Gorleben
Police getting rougher when removing people from the Gorleben road squat.
TUE 6:41 am Gorleben
Police have started removing people from the other end of the squat as well.
TUE 6:28 am Wendland
In contrast to yesterday, police are behaving civilised today.
TUE 6:25 am Dannenberg
The last not chained-on Greenpeace person is out of the truck, police now have to find out
how to move the truck away.
TUE 6:13 am Dannenberg
Second Greenpeace activist taken out of the concrete.
TUE 6:00 am Dannenberg
The first chained-on Greenpeace activist separated from the concrete.
TUE 5:42 am Airwaves
The long duration of the consignment has caused Radio Freies Wendland to use up all of
its allotted airtime on Radio Zusa. But they continue to broadcast on the Internet.
TUE 5:39 am Dannenberg
Police disperse the party at the rear exit of the loading crane
TUE 5:27 am Gorleben
Police have removed only a quarter of the people in the squat blockade outside the CASTOR
TUE 5:14 am Gorleben
Police still puzzled by the Greenpeace truck and have thrown out two people who
were not chained on.
TUE 5:10 am Dannenberg
The Gorleben dispersal is happening in slow motion, but those carried away are no
longer coming back into the blockad
TUE 4:56 am Gorleben
Police are now guarding the climbing tress of Robin Wood, but the climbers are
still hanging cozily in mid-air.
TUE 4:50 am Dannenberg
Police try using a jack to move the Greenpeace truck to open enough room for the
CASTORS to pass.
TUE 4:48 am Quickborn
Atomkraft Wegbassen is quite again, but those in search of culture continue to be
welcome in the Musenpalast in Laase.
TUE 4:32 am Dannenberg
Police have freed the hands of the chained Greenpeace people , but the rest of their
bodies is still firmly attached.
TUE 4:31 am Dannenberg
Police take another measurement to see whether the CASTORS wont fit past the
Greenpeace truck after all.
TUE 4:26 am Gorleben
There is a walkway with two ropes and two banners in the Robin Wood action.
TUE 4:12 am Gorleben
People removed from the Gorleben squat can still go back in to sit at another spot.
TUE 4:11 am Dannenberg
Police are still trying to solve the puzzle of the Greenpeace truck +++ They cant
figure out how its been fastened to the road.
TUE 4:05 am Gorleben BREAKING NEWS!
Two Robin Wood rope walkways from the street to the CASTOR storage hall, 4 climbers
hanging over the street.
TUE 3:51 am Gorleben
The Robin Wood climbers in the trees between CASTOR storage hall and Gorleben have strung
a rope over the street.
TUE 3:45 am Gorleben
People carried by police from the blockade sit down again elsewhere
TUE 3:23 am Gorleben
Police began dispersing the squat blockade of the CASTOR storage hall.
TUE 3:22 am Gorleben
Police announced they will start dispersing the squat blockade of the CASTOR storage hall.
TUE 3:05 am Dannenberg
There is a spontaneous party near the loading crane with Samba and catering.
TUE 2:56 am Gorleben
Police ultimately succeeded to remove the farmer concrete pyramid from the street.
TUE 2:50 am Gorleben
Police have managed to get reinforcements through to the sleeping blockade outside the
CASTOR storage hall.
TUE 2:50 am Gorleben
The farmer concrete pyramid is stowed on a lifting-cart, which cannot drive around curves,
making the removal very difficult.
TUE 2:31 am Dannenberg
Police fail technically to remove the Greenpeace truck and now try the psychological
approach with conflict managers.
TUE 2:25 am Gorleben
Police are still working on the farmer concrete pyramid in Gorleben.
Climbing action by the greenpeace aktivists - 8 November 2010
TUE 02:10 Gorleben
Because police cant get enough manpower into Gorleben, no squat dispersal has begun
TUE 01:54 Quickborn
There are still loud basses and dancing people on the street in Quickborn.
TUE 01:51 Dannenberg
There is nothing to suggest that the CASTOR trucking is about to begin. The drivers are
taking a break.
TUE 01:45 Laase
The Palace of Muses in Laase is quite full of happy people but theres still room for
TUE 01:44 Wendland
TheCASTORS have been on the move for 5,000 minutes, or about 83 hours.
TUE 01:27 Dannenberg
From 30 to 50 people are squatting on Breeser Weg at the loading crane. Theyd like
some pleasant company.
TUE 01:03 Groß Gusborn
The vigil in Gross Gusborn ends after eight and a half hours.
TUE 00:57 Dannenberg
At the main entrance of the CASTOR storage hall, tree-climbers were observed.
TUE 00:36 Dannenberg
Theres a concert at the main entrance to the loading crane compound.
TUE 00:30 Dannenberg
Police try out new technology in their second attempt to remove the
TUE 00:15 Gorleben
The situation at the concrete pyramid blockade is relaxed, police found out that experts
must come for the removal.
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