£20,000 a day to police power station protest

Nottinghamshire Police say a protest by 15 campaigners, staged inside two chimneys at West Burton power station near Retford, is costing £20,000 a day to police.

The campaigners say they plan to camp inside the chimneys for a full week and this morning have taken to flying kites and tweeting pictures.


300ft High Power Station Protest

The energy firm EDF has dropped its five million pound law suit against a group of environmental activists who occupied one of its power stations in Nottinghamshire.