“It is not yet time to release our pressure …” The FNSEA and the JA had warned. After driving this weekend in Britain blocking several stores retail, angry farmers intend to maintain the pressure. This, while European agriculture ministers met in Brussels and a major demonstration is scheduled for Wednesday at Rennes.
10 h 10. Last circulating gendarmerie
the gendarmerie of Morbihan just published its last point on circuation blockages farmers. She advises motorists to the extent possible to borrow the Pompidou-Ménimur exit to the N165 to enter Vannes.
10 h. Agricultural enterprises join the movement
9 am 50. oyster farmers in the blockade
The oyster farmers took place between Vincin Arradon Vannes. They have dumped oyster shells on the road but no plugs while bloquentle farmers roundabout Park Lann, above Carrefour. Oyster farmers announced they will present up to 17 hours.
9 am 30. Negotiations to enter Vannes
Negotiations are ongoing, a local representative FDSEA with the Morbihan prefecture that farmers can enter Vannes. “We’re not here to degrade or break” they say.
9 am 20. The pros, cons
The new farmers’ movement triggered mixed reactions. “I understand ! what I regret is the mess they put us. they burn, they break, it bothers me “ Stephanie admits. Other motorists are less understanding and throw in passing car: “! It Hits ras-le-bol”; “Morons bands”. Conversely, others clearly show their support: “Go ahead guys Encore Encore!” Farmers recognize that it hurts them to heart when people insult: “C. east of ignorance. If we discuss three minutes, most people understand. ”
9 am 10. Oyster farmers dump oyster shells
At the roundabout of the Three Kings in Saint-Ave, just off the voie- Express-Pontivy Vannes is the complete blockage. A helicopter of the Gendarmerie flies over the area and the city of Vannes to have an overall view of the current difficulties. In the area of the peninsula of Conleau, it is the oyster farmers have dumped oyster shells on the road.
8 h 45 Vannes always calm
In Vannes, traffic is still quiet at 7am.
8 h 30. The caps
This time it jammed everywhere around Vannes. However, the tractors have left the outlet valves on the four lanes at the Pompidou exchanger, when one comes to Lorient. They concentrate their forces at the roundabout of the Three Kings in Saint-Ave
Thomas, caught in one of the multiple plugs formed around Vannes highlights. “I work so it’s been Savenay two or three days I’m stuck at Arzal where there were big events. I understand some farmers, but it starts to do much. ”
An oyster farmer from Baden, near Vannes, philosopher notes: “We were also called to protest So I understand they want their piece of bread I had.. prepared for what it blocks. But that’s okay, we come a little late. “
8 h 15. The circumstances point
Tractors convoys blocking valves in five points. The N165 is turned off. The gendarmerie makes the point.
8 hours. The tone rises in Theix
Atlantheix area of a fire was lit. The tone rises between the first motorists who want to reach their places of work and farmers. “is beginning to get fed-bowl farmers’ loose a motorist passing. “It pleases us not to bother them like that but it’s the only way left for us … for them we would not be happy either,” recognizes Dominique, 56 years old farmer.
One of his colleagues continued: “This is an identity that goes we understand them, but if we fight c. is also for them. Otherwise it is globalization that feed them. ”
7 pm 50. Other targets
Some of these tractors Pompidou roundabout are positioned at the intersection of Van pool Ocean, near the exit of the four-way Nantes-Lorient. Somewhat taken aback oar prohibition from entering Vannes, protesters are reorganizing. A good fifteen tractors therefore spin to the roundabout of the Three Kings in Saint-Ave just off the dual carriageway Pontivy, Vannes, near the Super U supermarket side of the roundabout Kerluherne on the axis of Plescop before Leclerc hypermarket, many trash was dumped by farmers, seriously complicating traffic. The security force so allow cars to take the chicane to move.
7 am 40. Detours are in place
In order not to add to the difficulties motorists, authorities set up special detours for heavy weight.
7 pm 35. A tree across the road
Zone Atlantheix of farmers have positioned their vehicles across the floor. They also unloaded a massive tree trunk.
7 pm 30. CRS quit tractors
for now, the majority of tractors are positioned at the outlet of the heat exchanger” Pompidou “near the fire Vannes station on the N165. It can run on this axis in the direction Nantes-Brest with likely delays at interchanges. However the four lanes is blocked in the direction Nantes-Brest. For now, we can still go out in this heat exchanger Pompidou if coming from Lorient. Moreover, the police blocked tractors at the town of Plescop a few kilometers from Vannes. In accordance, therefore, with the order issued by the prefect of Morbihan yesterday, which prohibits traffic in the city to agricultural vehicles.
7 pm 20. filtering
of Atlanteix area, coming from Nantes, vehicles are filtered by the gendarmerie. Only residents can go.
7 pm 15. The prefect mapped the blockade
7 pm. Vannes is empty
Certainly it is the holidays, but at 7 am Monday morning, vehicles traveling rue Thiers, main axis of Vannes, are few .
6 h 45. Vannes ongoing blockade
Vannes blockade by farmers is taking place in Monday, February 15th. At 6 am, major interchanges and roads to enter and exit valves were to be blocked by farmers. Oyster farmers, traders, artisans and taxis also expected to join the movement.
6am. The police are taking stock
An important feature is in place. . Many policemen were deployed
Blockages are provided on the following areas:
1- Exchanger Kerlann (between Carrefour and Boulanger)
2- roundabout Vincin (Arradon road)
3- exchanger Pompidou (Pontivy drive)
4- exchanger Liziec and Toull Douar (road Rennes)
5- exchanger Atlantheix (Leroy Merlin)
6 – Roundabout of PIBS (Vannes Agglo)
the alternative routes to take
the only certainty coming Senna , it will normally be possible to enter Vannes through the back of the UBS or by the roundabout Racecourse.
from Questembert Sulniac and , take the avenue Edouard Michelin by Prat area.
For those coming from Saint-Nolff, Elven Monterblanc , you have to cross Saint-Ave then Echonova.
Motorists coming from l east of Vannes , cut through the area of Saint-Leonard to join Edouard Michelin Avenue. The Leroy Merlin exchanger will be blocked.
Coming from Pontivy , one must directly take exit Vannes Hyper U or go through Saint-Ave.
From Rennes , cut by Saint Nolff and Saint-Ave.
Finally, for those who come from West , it will take his sickness patiently because it might be complicated to get into Vannes.
For those who arrive by Plescop must be taken directly to the city center of Vannes by Laroiseau area.