Saturday, Jul 29, 2006

Protesters claim success at Newport

Firstrung: Latest on the Newport second home protest

The protestors wondered if they had made a difference as holiday home buyers were not there. One holiday home buyer reputed to be interested did not bid. People attending the auction said they thought the publicity about the protest could have put off the second home buyers. Everyone was happy to see a Welsh family with young children move into the small-holding.

Posted by converted lurker @ 09:59 AM (605 views)
Add Comment
Report Article

1 Comment

1. sirgoogle said...

Good show by the Welsh. We need more organised protests like this by locals - esp in the West Country where the villages are more or less dead due to second homes.

Sunday, July 30, 2006 03:49PM Report Comment
 

Add comment

  • If you do not have an admin password leave the password field blank.
  • If you would like to request a password allowing you to add comments and blog news articles without needing each one approved manually, send an e-mail to the webmaster.
  • Your email address is required so we can verify that the comment is genuine. It will not be posted anywhere on the site, will be stored confidentially by us and never given out to any third party.
  • Please note that any viewpoints published here as comments are user's views and not the views of HousePriceCrash.co.uk.
  • Please adhere to the Guidelines
Username  
Admin Password
Email Address
Comments

Main Blog | Archive | Add Article | Blog Policies