Shard protesters released on bail

Six Greenpeace protesters who scaled western Europe's tallest building, The Shard in London, have been released on bail after being arrested on suspicion of aggravated trespass last night. They were demonstrating over drilling in the Arctic.

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Greenpeace Shard climbers pictured during 'training'

Environmental charity Greenpeace has tweeted this photo of the Shard climbers taking part in a training exercise yesterday. They appear to be using a ladder to climb through a hatch in the roof of a lorry.

Greenpeace protest climbers in training Credit: Twitter/@GreenpeaceUK

The training appears to have been aimed at the first stage of the climb when the protesters emerge from a lorry via a ladder to start the ascent.

The protesters emerging from the roof of a lorry at the base of The Shard this morning Credit: David Sandison/Greenpeace/PA Wire

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