Peter Styles

Biography

Peter Styles was a full-time environmental activist for much of the 1990s.

Deeply involved in a variety of campaigns, he was one of the first to be charged under the 1994 Criminal Justice Act and was jailed for his part in the Newbury Bypass protests.

He then spent several years covering the movement for the underground and mainstream press.

Now living in Brighton, he has kept penury at bay with subsequent careers as a journalist, lecturer and comedy writer.

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Books

Birds, Booze & Bulldozers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Can you save the planet with a bicycle lock? Maybe. Birds, Booze & Bulldozers is an eco novel set in the UK during the 1990s following the fortunes of the environmental direct action movement and protagonist Lester Stype. A fiction based on real life events, the novel features ordinary people doing extraordinary things to stand up for what we stand upon. Contains adult themes and strong language.

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