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Climate campaign dumps on Clarkson.

CLIMATE campaigners have dumped horse manure on TV presenter Jeremy Clarkson's front lawn, in protest against his views on global warming global warming, the gradual increase of the temperature of the earth's lower atmosphere as a result of the increase in greenhouse gases since the Industrial Revolution. , they said.

The activists from environmental group Climate Rush unloaded bag-loads of manure at his home in Chipping Norton Chipping Norton refers to two places:
  • Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
  • Chipping Norton, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney, Australia
, Oxfordshire, with a banner which read "this is what you're landing us in".

The campaigners said they had targeted the Top Gear presenter for his "blas attitude to climate change", including a recent trip driving to the Arctic which they claim emitted an estimated 1.7 tonnes of carbon.

The seven female protesters, dressed as suffragettes, made the stop outside Clarkson's home as part of their month-long horse-andcart road show around the south west to raise awareness of climate issues.

The group's spokeswoman, Tamsin Omond, 24, said: "I'm dumping dung DUNG. Manure. Sometimes it is real estate, and at other times personal property. When collected in a heap, it is personal estate; when spread out on the land, it becomes incorporated in it, and it is then real estate. Vide Manure.  at Clarkson's gates so he might understand that his attitude will land us all in the s***."
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Publication:Daily Post (Liverpool, England)
Date:Sep 18, 2009
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