NHS worker tells eco-mob 'don't do this' as eco protests close roads

‘I need to get home to see my child’: NHS worker pleads with Insulate Britain eco-zealots as they block Lambeth Bridge for FIVE HOURS to support ‘hunger strikerbefore police finally arrest 30

  • Male NHS worker urges Insulate Britain mob to move from Vauxhall roads so he can ‘get home to my child
  • Comes as hundreds of eco-activists forced Lambeth Bridge, London to shut during a march on Saturday
  • Group and supporters gathered outside the Royal Courts of Justice in Westminster, London in solidarity show
  • Jailed activists were yesterday ordered to pay £45,000just half of National Highways£91,000 legal costs
  • Insulate Britain began protests in September and saw widespread chaos across Britain’s motorways for weeks
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  • This is the moment a desperate NHS worker urged shameless members of Insulate Britain‘s eco-mob to stop blocking a road so he could ‘get hometo his child as the hated group continued to block roads in the capital.

    In the clip obtained by LBC, the animated male can be seen pleading with the eco-zealots to move out of the road on Vauxhall, 런던, telling them their method of protest was ‘not right’.

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    As his tone becomes more exasperated while he watches police officers stand idly by, the man repeats: ‘Don’t block the road! I need to get home to my child.

    ‘I need to get home, 부디. You have to think about people as well.

    It comes as hundreds of Insulate Britain activists forced Lambeth Bridge, London to close for five hours on Saturday, with the Metropolitan Police saying traffic was being diverted throughout the day ‘for the safety of all’. 30 protestors were arrested, the force announced.

    The eco-zealots marched throughout the city on Saturday afternoon, blocking roads and causing chaos for thousands of commuters in the capital while chanting: ‘What do we want? Climate justice. When do we want it? Now.

    Pictures showed members of the eco-mob sitting on the A3203 on Lambeth Bridge with signs reading: ‘Betrayed by my governmentat around 2pm on Saturday, after warning earlier this week that the group would be returning to direct action at the Royal Courts of Justice in protest at the jailing of their road-blocking comrades.

    A handful of protestors were pictured being forcibly dragged away by police officers, but the hated eco-group were able to keep one of London’s major bridges closed for more than four and a half hours, resulting in further travel trouble for thousands of frustrated road-users.

    At around 5pm, the Metroplitan Police finally announced that they had barred protestors from Lambeth Bridge under the terms of the Public Order Act, while urging those in attendance to ‘leave the bridge’ 트위터에서. At 7.03pm, the force tweeted the bridge had reopened, more than five hours after the first protest.

    그들은 추가했습니다: ‘Lambeth Bridge remains shut as does Vauxhall Bridge southbound and some of Vauxhall Cross. We are working to get the roads re-opened ASAP.

    This is the moment a desperate NHS worker urged shameless members of Insulate Britain's eco-mob to stop blocking a road in London so he could 'get home' to his child as the hated group forced Vauxhall Bridge to close for hours

    This is the moment a desperate NHS worker urged shameless members of Insulate Britain’s eco-mob to stop blocking a road in London so he could ‘get hometo his child as the hated group forced Vauxhall Bridge to close for hours

    The hated eco-group marched throughout the city on Saturday afternoon, blocking roads and causing chaos for thousands of commuters in the capital while chanting: 'What do we want? Climate justice. When do we want it? Now'

    The hated eco-group marched throughout the city on Saturday afternoon, blocking roads and causing chaos for thousands of commuters in the capital while chanting: ‘What do we want? Climate justice. When do we want it? 지금’

    As his tone becomes more exasperated while he watches police officers stand idly to the side, the man repeats: 'Don't block the road! I need to get home to my child'

    As his tone becomes more exasperated while he watches police officers stand idly to the side, the man repeats: ‘Don’t block the road! I need to get home to my child

    The eco-zealots managed to block one of London's busiest bridges for five hours, despite warning earlier this week that they would protest on Saturday. 사진: An Insulate Britain activist is removed by police officers on Vauxhall Bridge, 런던

    The eco-zealots managed to block one of London’s busiest bridges for five hours, despite warning earlier this week that they would protest on Saturday. 사진: An Insulate Britain activist is removed by police officers on Vauxhall Bridge, 런던

    Members of Insulate Britain's eco mob risked the fury of millions of Brits after they blocked more roads in the capital in protest at the jailing of nine of their members earlier this week. 사진: Protestors block the road and hold signs at Vauxhall Bridge, 센트럴 런던

    Members of Insulate Britain’s eco mob risked the fury of millions of Brits after they blocked more roads in the capital in protest at the jailing of nine of their members earlier this week. 사진: Protestors block the road and hold signs at Vauxhall Bridge, 센트럴 런던

    Police officers engage with Insulate Britain's climate activists during a demonstration that forced Vauxhall Bridge in Central London to close for hours on Saturday

    Police officers engage with Insulate Britain’s climate activists during a demonstration that forced Vauxhall Bridge in Central London to close for hours on Saturday

    A handful of protestors were pictured being forcibly dragged away by police officers, but the hated eco-group were still able to keep one of London's major bridges closed for more than four and a half hours, resulting in further travel trouble for thousands of furious road-users

    A handful of protestors were pictured being forcibly dragged away by police officers, but the hated eco-group were still able to keep one of London’s major bridges closed for more than four and a half hours, resulting in further travel trouble for thousands of furious road-users

    Police remove an Insulate Britain climate activist taking part in a demonstration on Vauxhall Bridge in central London on Saturday, 십일월 20

    Police remove an Insulate Britain climate activist taking part in a demonstration on Vauxhall Bridge in central London on Saturday, 십일월 20

    Pictures showed members of the eco-mob being forcibly dragged away by police officers, while others returned to their usual road-blocking ways with signs that read: ‘Betrayed by my government’.

    Nine members of the group were jailed this week and will spend Christmas behind bars for breaching an injunction designed to prevent the road blockades which brought the country to a standstill for weeks on end.

    Emma Smart, 44 – who will be housed in Europe’s largest women’s prison which is home to murderers and child rapistswas handed a four-month sentence alongside Ben Buse, 36, Roman Paluch-Machnik, 28, Oliver Rock, 41, Tim Speers, 36, and James Thomas, 47, for taking part in a protest on the M25 on October 8.

    Ana Heyatawin, 58, and Louis McKechnie, 20, were sent to prison for three months, while Ben Taylor, 27, was jailed for six months after boasting he would immediately block the roads again if not imprisoned.

    On Saturday afternoon, campaigners blocked off Lambeth Bridge with a sit-down demonstration which quickly saw police divert traffic to other routes.

    Insulate Britain has said it intends to continue its hated protests, which have sparked anger among motorists and others affected by the blockades, until the Government agrees to insulate homes.

    The High Court has so far issued five injunctions to prevent protesters from blocking roads.

    TfL was granted a civil banning order aimed at preventing protesters from obstructing traffic on some of the capital’s busiest roads.

    Gabriella Ditton, 27, an animator from Norwich, said she has been arrested six times with Insulate Britain, including once for breaking the injunction. 그녀가 말했다: ‘I expect to go to prison at some point for at least six months because I am not going to be apologetic about this.

    ‘I have known for a couple of years that the only thing that is going to serve us is civil resistance. I have faith in people coming together. Solutions to this crisis exist, we just need the political will to do it.

    A campaigner, who would only give her name as Gully, told some 200 supporters who gathered outside London’s Royal Courts of Justice: ‘Make no mistake, these are political prisoners and they will not be the last.

    At around 5pm, the Metroplitan Police finally announced that they had barred protestors from Lambeth Bridge under the terms of the Public Order Act, while urging those in attendance to 'leave the bridge' on Twitter. 위: Hundreds of eco-warriors joined in an off-shoot road blocking protest on Vauxhall Bridge, 런던

    At around 5pm, the Metroplitan Police finally announced that they had barred protestors from Lambeth Bridge under the terms of the Public Order Act, while urging those in attendance to ‘leave the bridge’ 트위터에서. 위: Hundreds of eco-warriors joined in an off-shoot road blocking protest on Vauxhall Bridge, 런던

    Supporters of the nine jailed Insulate Britain climate activists take part in a protest on Lambeth Bridge in central London

    Supporters of the nine jailed Insulate Britain climate activists take part in a protest on Lambeth Bridge in central London

    Hundreds of Insulate Britain activists have closed Lambeth Bridge on a protest through London against the jail terms given to their road-blocking comrades

    Hundreds of Insulate Britain activists have closed Lambeth Bridge on a protest through London against the jail terms given to their road-blocking comrades

    Hundreds of Insulate Britain activists are marching through London in protest against jail terms given to their comrades. 사진, they sat down on Lambeth Bridge, forcing it to close

    Hundreds of Insulate Britain activists are marching through London in protest against jail terms given to their comrades. 사진, they sat down on Lambeth Bridge, forcing it to close

    The supporters claim the nine jailed Insulate Britain climate activists are 'political prisoners' and will not be the last to be locked up

    The supporters claim the nine jailed Insulate Britain climate activists are ‘political prisonersand will not be the last to be locked up

    The group was jailed this week for breaching an injunction designed to prevent the road blockades which have sparked anger among motorists and others affected by the protests

    The group was jailed this week for breaching an injunction designed to prevent the road blockades which have sparked anger among motorists and others affected by the protests

    In a warning that was directed to the heavy police presence around the event, Gully said: ‘These streets are ours and we will put one foot in front of the other, and dare you to stop us

    그룹, watched closely by uniformed officers, then set off for a protest walk around nearby central London streets towards Westminster chanting 'power to the people'

    그룹, watched closely by uniformed officers, then set off for a protest walk around nearby central London streets towards Westminster chanting ‘power to the people

    Cheers rang out during the walk as a campaigner told the crowd that 'good people have a duty to disobey bad laws'

    Cheers rang out during the walk as a campaigner told the crowd that ‘good people have a duty to disobey bad laws

    Insulate Britain began a wave of protests in September and has blocked the M25, roads in London including around Parliament, and across Birmingham, 맨체스터, and the Port of Dover in Kent.

    In a warning directed towards the heavy police presence around the event, Gully said: ‘These streets are ours and we will put one foot in front of the other, and dare you to stop us.

    그녀는 덧붙였다: ‘You can jail the resistor but not the resistance.

    그룹, watched closely by uniformed officers, then set off for a protest walk around nearby central London streets towards Westminster chanting ‘power to the people’.

    Cheers rang out during the walk as a campaigner told the crowd, ‘good people have a duty to disobey bad laws’.

    Extinction Rebellion activist Alanna Byrne, who took part in the protest, 말했다: ‘When I saw the Highway Nine give their testimonies in court this week, I knew I had a duty to take a stand today in their place.

    ‘These people willingly gave up their freedom to push the Government to act on the greatest crisis we’ll ever face.

    ‘The failure of Cop26 should shock everyone into action. World leaders are protecting the interests of the fossil fuel industry over the general publicthey are not coming to save us.

    ‘All we have left now is to come together on the street and rebel for all we hold dear.

    ‘The Government thinks that this injunction will scare people into submission and stop taking action. But the opposite is true.

    ‘This has only ignited a fire in people that will spread faster than they know. As Emma Smart said in the courtroom on Wednesday: ‘I will not be a bystander.And neither should you.

    Zoe Cohen said she had travelled from her home in Warrington in the north-west of England to take part in the demonstration out of frustration and anger.

    그녀가 말했다: ‘I am angry, distraught and grieving for the huge amount of nature that we have already lost.

    The 51-year-old said that ‘ordinary people should not have to do this and risk prison’.

    Ms Cohen added: ‘Any disruption is microscopic to the suffering of millions of people who are dying now across the world due to this crisis.

    Insulate Britain said it was not involved with setting up the event, which was described by those who took part as community-led.

    The nine protesters were sentenced at the High Court on Wednesday after they admitted breaching an injunction by taking part in a blockade at junction 25 of the M25 during the morning rush-hour on October 8.

    Ana Heyatawin, 58, and Louis McKechnie, 20, were jailed for three months while Ben Buse, 36, Roman Paluch-Machnik, 28, Oliver Rock, 41, Emma Smart, 44, Tim Speers, 36, and James Thomas, 47, received four-month sentences.

    Ben Taylor, 37, was given a longer sentence of six months ‘to deter (그를) from committing further breachesafter his submissions to the court on Tuesday were described by Dame Victoria Sharp as ‘inflammatoryand a ‘call to arms’.

    Nine Insulate Britain eco zealots were jailed at the High Court after admitting breaching an injunction on protesting

    Nine Insulate Britain eco zealots were jailed at the High Court after admitting breaching an injunction on protesting

    Protesters today gathered outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London in solidarity with campaigners from Insulate Britain who are facing prison sentences

    Demonstrators outside the court in Westminster today accused Boris Johnson’s cabinet of ‘betrayaland said they were ‘frightened that our government would rather imprison scientists than follow their advice

    Others warned ‘Cop has failed’, referring to the COP26 Climate Change summit held in Glasgow earlier this month that ended with a watered down pact which said states would ‘phase downrather than ‘phase outfossil fuels

    The judge, sitting with Mr Justice Chamberlain, said there was no alternative to custodial sentences given that the group’s actions were so serious and they had made it clear they intended to further flout court orders.

    Insulate Britain has said it intends to continue the protests until the Government agrees to insulate homes.

    The High Court has so far issued five injunctions to prevent protesters from blocking roads.

    They include four injunctions granted to National Highways, banning demonstrations on the M25, around the Port of Dover and on major roads around London, and one to Transport for London (TfL).

    TfL was granted a civil banning order aimed at preventing protesters from obstructing traffic on some of the capital’s busiest roads.

    Those who breach the injunctions could be found in contempt of court and face a maximum penalty of two years in prison or an unlimited fine.

    Further High Court committal proceedings are expected to be issued against other Insulate Britain protesters relating to protests on October 27.

    Protesters from Insulate Britain blocking the M25 at junction 31 back on October 31 올해

    Protesters from Insulate Britain blocking the M25 at junction 31 back on October 31 올해

    How Insulate Britain made a mockery of the law over two months

    구월 13 – 78 Insulate Britain protesters arrested after blocking junctions 3, 6, 14, 20 과 31 of the M25

    구월 15 – 이상 50 protesters arrested after targeting junctions 1, 8, 9 과 23 of the M25

    구월 17 – 48 protesters arrested after targeting junctions 3, 9 과 28 of the M25, as well as the M3

    구월 20 – 29 protesters are arrested after blocking the M25 at junctions 4 과 18, as well as the A1

    구월 21Protesters risk death by running into moving traffic to block the carriageway near Junction 10. 약간 38 arrests are made. National Highways obtains an injunction against further protests on the M25

    구월 22Protesters burn copies of the injunction outside the Home Office, blocking the road outside the ministry. No arrests are made

    구월 24 – 39 protesters arrested after blocking roads at three locations in Dover. They are all released under investigation. National Highways obtains a second injunction covering Dover.

    구월 27 – 53 protesters are arrested for blocking a slip road at Junction 14 of the M25. They are all released under investigation.

    구월 28National Highways says it is taking ‘legal adviceover how to enforce its injunction

    구월 29 – 27 protesters are arrested for blocking a roundabout at Junction 3 of the M25 on two occasions

    구월 30Protesters return to junction 30 at Thurrock in Essex, and nine are arrested

    십월 1: The group block the M4 at junction 3, the M1 at junction 1 and M25 at junction 25. 약간 39 arrests

    십월 2: Third injunction bans them from obstructing traffic and access to motorways and major A roads in and around London

    십월 4: 38 arrests after protesters block three major roads in Londonthe Blackwall Tunnel, Wandsworth Bridge and A40 and North Circular at Hanger Lane.

    십월 8: 19 arrested over protest at Old Street roundabout and a further 16 on the M25 at junction 24. Transport for London gets a High Court injunction to ban them from obstructing traffic in 14 locations in London.

    십월 13: Protesters return to the M25 at junction 31 and a nearby industrial estate, 와 35 people arrested.

    십월 25: Activists target areas around Southwark Bridge, Canary Wharf and Liverpool Street station. 약간 53 are arrested.

    십월 27: Protesters blockade the A40 in North Acton, 웨스트 런던, and a major roundabout next to the Dartford Crossing in Kent. Kent Police arrested 32 시위대, while the Metropolitan Police detained 17.

    십월 29: 10 activists are arrested after walking onto the M25 between junctions 28 과 29 in Essex

    십일월 2: 경찰 체포 20 activists before they can even get onto the M25 at junction 23 for South Mimms, but other actions take place on the M56 in Manchester, 와 11 arrests, and the A4400 in Birmingham

    십일월 4: 약간 62 protesters sit down at Parliament Square in Westminster

    십일월 17: Nine of the protesters are jailed at the High Court for between three and six months

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