Protestors arrested after Sizewell blockade

Protestors angry at plans to build a new nuclear reactor at the Sizewell Power station on the Suffolk coast staged a blockade today.

They were eventually arrested after a specialist team were drafted in to move them.

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Sizewell Protest

Eight protestors have chained themselves together outside the Sizewell power station in Suffolk. They are protesting about plans by the energy firm,EDF, to build a third power station on the site and store nuclear waste on the coast.