I was given some misinformation last night, but here you can see the final local figures for the Green party in yesterday’s election. In every case they at least doubled their vote.
This is utterly remarkable in what is usually a political backwater. 90% for the bridge, anyone?
For other news you can catch up with recent events that I have missed (text in German): http://www.b50neu.de/html/aktuelles.html For instance, this excellent action by Robin Wood, who bravely scaled a crane to symbolically halt the building work for a day –
You will also find pictures and a video of the recent demonstration in Trier, which was rounded off in the evening with a highly successful ‘Vinotainment’ event offering great wines whilst the story of the bridge was laid out.