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#Shell to Sea

# shell-to-sea - Sunday 26 February, 2017

'This is our weapon' - Is the future of the protest in Ireland under threat?

Ahead of the trial of a number of Jobstown protesters, activists have urged members of the public to stand up for their right to demonstrate.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Case of undercover British cop operating in Ireland to be raised with UK government

The Dáil was told: “He had multiple intimate relationships with women using his false identity.”

# shell-to-sea - Friday 6 May, 2016

Shell to Sea activist Maura Harrington arrested in Mayo

She has been taken to the Dóchas Centre women’s prison where she is expected to spend ten days.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

First gas flows from Shell terminal as protest group calls action 'disgraceful'

Shell and the Irish Offshore Operators’ Association welcomed the news.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Shell asked for £25,000 worth of alcohol to be delivered to gardaí in Mayo, court told

The detailed claims were made in a Mayo court last week.

# shell-to-sea - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Gas from Corrib will be in Irish homes by mid-2015

The controversial pipeline will meet almost half of the country’s gas needs in 2015 and 2016.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Shell's Mayo gas terminal is rumbling into life with flare tests

Tests at the plant are expected to continue until early next year.

# shell-to-sea - Monday 20 October, 2014

Shell is to provide broadband along the Corrib gas pipeline

But some locals aren’t happy.

# shell-to-sea - Thursday 10 July, 2014

GSOC finds "no evidence" of booze deliveries for gardaí at Shell project

It was alleged last year that a company contracted by Shell supplied alcohol to Belmullet Garda Station.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Ireland will receive more taxes from oil and gas exploration under new terms

However, it has been criticised for ‘not going far enough’, with tax increases falling short of what was recommended by an Oireachtas committee.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Clare Daly says gardaí at Corrib gas site are the “hired hands" of Shell

The Taoiseach said that it was “professional” protestors who had “caused the trouble”.

# shell-to-sea - Monday 16 June, 2014

Calls for public inquiry into the policing of Corrib gas project

The group said there is no faith in GSOC as it currently exists.

# shell-to-sea - Friday 23 May, 2014

'Shell can celebrate all they want, but the fight is by no means over'

The newly constructed tunnel has been mired in controversy as it will house the onshore section of the Corrib gas pipeline.

# shell-to-sea - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Shell to Sea calls for whistleblowers to 'expose malpractice and corruption' at gas project

The call comes after allegations last year from a subcontractor that Shell bribed local residents and gardaí.

# shell-to-sea - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From The Pipe to the Atlantic: telling the story of Irish marine resources

The maker of the acclaimed documentary The Pipe is appealing for help in finishing his newest film.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Over €16 million spent on policing protests against Corrib gas pipeline

The figure, not including the salaries of gardaí at the protests in North Mayo, was disclosed by Alan Shatter in the Dáil yesterday.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Shell loses licence to operate controversial Mayo gas terminal

The court found that there was a defect in the carrying out of the environmental impact assessment.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Eight Shell to Sea protesters due in court over public order offences

Spokespeople Maura Harrington and Terence Conway, who said the “real criminals” were Shell and numerous gardaí, are among those due to appear.

# shell-to-sea - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Man killed in industrial accident at Corrib gas tunnel

The deceased is a German national in his 20s.

# shell-to-sea - Monday 12 August, 2013

Allegations of Shell booze bribes for gardaí 'raise serious concerns'

A company that worked for shell until 2010 claims it delivered a large amount of alcohol to gardaí in Belmullet in December 2007.

# shell-to-sea - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Mayo farmer to face criminal damage charge over Shell protest

Gerry Bourke is insisting he did nothing wrong, and is vowing to keep up his protest against the Corrib Gas Project.

# shell-to-sea - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

'Sinkholes' on Co Mayo strand pose "no danger" to public, council insists

Locals and campaigners from “Shell to Sea” erected homemade signs at Sruwaddacon Bay at the weekend to warn walkers of the phenomenon.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Shoreside ‘sinkholes’ could pose a danger to walkers, campaigners warn

It’s claimed the depressions – some said to be up to 8ft deep – are being caused by the construction of the Corrib gas pipeline.

# shell-to-sea - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Campaigner against Corrib gas pipeline 'on hunger strike' in prison

Rossport campaigners say Liam Heffernan was arrested for blocking construction vehicles.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

UN special rapporteur calls for full investigation of Corrib human rights issues

The report refers to evidence of “a pattern of intimidation, harassment, surveillance and criminalisation” of those peacefully opposing the gas project.

# shell-to-sea - Friday 23 November, 2012

UN Special Rapporteur "concerned" about Shell to Sea protesters

Margaret Sekaggya said there is “tangible frustration amongst local residents who are standing up for their rights”.

# shell-to-sea - Monday 10 September, 2012

Shell to Sea claims 'devastating mismanagement' of oil and gas resources

The group has released a report saying exploration companies believe oil and gas within Irish waters is worth €1.6 trillion.

# shell-to-sea - Friday 10 August, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Rossport campaigners under 24 hour surveillance

A report from the private security company employed by Shell EP Ireland included details and movements of people in the camp.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Shell lorry stuck at Co Mayo crossroads

Mayo County Council is working with contractors to create an emergency road widening at the crossroads.

Four arrested after Shell to Sea protesters block convoy In Pictures This post contains images

Four arrested after Shell to Sea protesters block convoy

Photographer Niall Carson captured these images as events unfolded in Mayo after 9pm.

# shell-to-sea - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Rape tape controversy: Woman says investigation was about 'protecting Gardaí'

Jerrie Ann Sullivan says she is “not at all surprised” about the findings of the GSOC investigation released today.

READ: Transcript of the Corrib rape 'tape'

Garda Ombdusman report’s transcription of the words used by gardai in relation to female protestors.

Rape tape controversy: report recommends disciplinary proceedings against one garda

The investigation was undertaken after joke remarks about rape and deportation were made and recorded after the arrest of two Shell to Sea protesters. Garda Ombudsman notes that comments were not said directly to the arrested women.

# shell-to-sea - Monday 12 March, 2012

Column: Why is it cringeworthy to get behind a cause?

There seems to be a trend towards stigmatising protesters, writes TheJournal.ie columnist Lisa McInerney. What are we afraid of? The Bono effect?

# shell-to-sea - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Prime numbers: the week in stats

Sunday’s Super Bowl! Senators! Sovereigns! Slavery! Shell to Sea! And the surprisingly sensational Dubliner in drag…

# shell-to-sea - Thursday 9 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Over €14.5m spent in policing protests against Corrib gas pipeline

The figures for the last five years have been disclosed by the Minister for Justice this week.

# shell-to-sea - Sunday 22 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning…

# shell-to-sea - Monday 5 December, 2011

RTÉ to make on-air clarification over Corrib Garda 'rape tape' coverage

The clarification comes after the BAI upheld a complaint by Jerrie Anne Sullivan that RTÉ coverage of the case on July of this year caused her “undue distress and harm”.

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