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Heathrow 13 found guilty of aggravated trespass and unauthorized access to airport (UK)

25 January 2016

The Heathrow 13 were today found guilty at Willesden Magistrates’ Court of
aggravated trespass and being in an unauthorised area of Heathrow Airport in summer
2015. Sentencing has been adjourned until Wednesday, 24th February and the
defendants bailed until then.

The defendants were taking direct action against the ongoing effect of emissions at
Heathrow Airport and occupied the airport’s north runway on 13 July 2015 causing up
to 25 flights to be cancelled.

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This entry was posted on Friday, January 29th, 2016 at 8:17 pm and is filed under Eco Struggle.