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Lewis, Hannah

Diary: Back from the future

I took part in an exercise recently. I was told to imagine that I had come from the future, in fact seven generations or 200 years into the future.

Diary: No Dash for Gas

No Dash for Gas spent months planning an action camp called ‘Reclaim the Power’ at the new West Burton gas power station near Nottingham, the power station we occupied for a week last autumn.

Diary: The rules of the game

I get a kick out of finding ways out of tricky situations, and usually small odds don’t discourage me.

Diary: Thinking about group dynamics

In March I spent a week in the eco-cabins at the Centre for Alternative Technology in Wales, at a workshop organised by trainers from three training collectives – Rhizome, Tripod and Seeds for Change.


Diary: on taking on EDF

ImageIt’s 2am on a starry October night.

Exploring gender at the Margate megatraining

Many of us have beliefs about ourselves that prevent us from doing what we want to do, or being who we want to be. Those beliefs can follow us around like a ghost for large chunks of our lives.