Protesters walk because of cop’s holiday

Five Extinction Rebellion protesters who caused chaos at City Airport have had their case thrown out because the police officer who arrested them is on holiday. Claudia Fisher, 57, Phoebe Valentine, 23, David Lambert, 60, Senan Clifford, 59, and John Burrage, 42, have all been cleared of aggravated trespass after a sit-in. They glued themselves to the entrance of DLR line 10 October last year. Footage played to City of London Magistrates’ Court shows the group singing: ‘Power to the…

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