A Plymouth pensioner has chained himself to a fence in protest against the resumption of work on a major roadworks project.
The proposed link between William Prance Road in Derriford and the Novorossiysk Road junction is due to be completed in 2021.
The council says it will unlock thousands of planned new homes along with new businesses in the area, as well as provide a less congested route from the A38.
They are ruining a perfectly good nature reserve. I was hoping to give a rendition of Joni Mitchell's 'Big Yellow Taxi'. 'They paved paradise and put up a bloody great bypass'.
Plymouth City Council say it is strictly following health and safety advice.
The safety of the public and construction workers is the top priority and measures to minimise infection risk include: