Make way

12 January 2018


Excavators knock down St Lambertus’s in Immerath, in Germany, on Monday. It is the latest stage in the demolition of the entire village — despite protests from Greenpeace activists — which will enable the expansion of coal mines. The German company RWE Power has constructed a new village, seven miles away, which includes a smaller replica of the church, known as the “cathedral”

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