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Protest begins at Hinkley Point

Hinkley Point nuclear power station in Somerset Credit: Tim Ireland/PA Archive

Protesters against the controversial proposed Hinkley C power station in Somerset have set up camp ahead of a weekend of demonstrations.

People began to arrive at the camp on North Wick Moor from 2 o'clock this morning.

A march and rally is planned in Bridgwater tomorrow, followed by a "mass trespass" at the proposed Hinkley C development site on Monday.

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