They tried to stop the bulldozers and chainsaws - but failed. So today protesters against the Bexhill Hastings Link road went to stop the scheme by lobbying the Transport Minister - Sussex's Norman Baker - direct. But, as Phil Hornby reports, the police had other ideas.
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Darren McKay, 39, claimed to have punched his friend Lee Walden in 'a jokey way'. He also kicked him twice in the side of the head.