Emma Must

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Emma Must (born 1966) is an English environmental activist, teacher, and poet[1][2] who previously worked as a librarian.

She was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 1995[3] for her efforts on land protection, particularly her influence on British road building policies through her road protest against the M3 motorway extension at Twyford Down.[4]

Must went on to work with Alarm UK!,[3] (an umbrella group for the nationwide road building protest), Transport 2000[3] (later renamed Campaign for Better Transport) and World Development Movement.[3]

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  1. ^ Poetry News, The Poetry Society, Summer 2005. Retrieved 4 March 2011
  2. ^ Emma Must, Strokestown International Poetry Festival. Retrieved 26 March 2014
  3. ^ a b c d Goldman Environmental Prize: Emma Must. Retrieved 28 November 2007
  4. ^ Williams, Rhys (27 July 1993). "Protester jailed for defying Twyford Down ban is freed: Activist agrees to abide by injunction to stay away from M3 site at centre of environmental battle". The Independent. Retrieved 26 March 2014. "ONE of the seven protesters jailed last Friday for defying a High Court injunction was freed ... The other six protesters - Jason Torrance, Philip Pritchard, Simon Fairlie, Robert Bear, Rebecca Lush and Emma Must - are expected to serve out their term. ... Emma Must, 27, who works as a children's librarian in Winchester and is a member of the Friends of Twyford Down, has been involved in the campaign since the beginning of the year." 

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