JUSTICE for the HEATHROW 13

The Occupied Sun

prison time for protecting the climate is a #RedLine

 

SOLIDARITY PROTEST 

Wednesday 24th February, 9am

Willesden Magistrate’s Court,

448 High Road
London
NW10 2DZ

Dress Code: RED

#Heathrow13 #NoNewRunways

The #Heathrow13 will return to court for final sentencing, having all been found guilty of aggravated trespass and entering the security restricted area of London Heathrow Airport’s (LHR) north runway in protest of plans to build a third runway. All 13 have been told by District Judge Deborah Wright that they “should all come expecting custodial sentences”,

Please come and join us OUTSIDE the court at 9am SHARP, together with Heathrow residents and others, to say that climate justice is the only appropriate form of justice here; that prison time for protecting the climate is a massive #Redline, and that we need to Stop Aviation Expansion & Stop Co2lonialism!
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The full address for the court is:
Willesden Magistrates’ Court
448 High Road
London
NW10 2DZ
Nearest tube: Neasden OR Dollis Hill (Jubilee Line)
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Come ready to express your solidarity, be it in song, spoken word, festival or dancing, as we co-create and animate our climate defence in support of the #Heathrow13. More details and itinerary to follow.

Note: the solidarity hashtags will be #Heathrow13 & #nonewrunways so please keep sending your support before and on the day!

Note: The sentencing hearing will start at 10am, but allow 30 mins for bag checks if you plan on coming inside the building.

Related:
newint.org/blog/2016/01/26/mass-civil-obedience-is-killing-us
newint.org/blog/2016/01/12/stop-aviation-stop-co2lonialism
newint.org/blog/2015/08/20/heathrow-expansion-protest

www.planestupid.com

*UPDATE*

get these dates in your diaries;
1) Friday 19th February, 7pm
Solidarity Shindig – party for the ‪#‎Heathrow13‬
2) Wednesday 24th February, 9am
Court Protest – prison for protecting the climate is a ‪#‎redline‬
3) Saturday 27th February
XXXTIME: Flashmob against Foolish Flying (TBC)

1: Solidarity Shindig for the #Heathrow13

WHEN – Friday 19th February (next Friday!), 7-12
WHERE – London Fields Brewery
WHAT – Come along to a super Solidarity Shindig to celebrate a huge amount of successful anti-aviation campaigning and to get energised to continue the fight.
This may be the final Friday of freedom for the amazing #Heathrow13, before their sentencing hearing on 24th February, so it’s our chance to come along and show them our HUGE love and support as they face the prospect of prison!
We are scheming a SICK line-up of multi-talented performers/DJs to start your weekend off in style, so make sure you get there early, as we have to finish at midnight.
Entry: Suggested donations of £10 (full-time waged) / £5 (unwaged) (or as much as you’d like).

2 – Sentence-day action for the Heathrow 13

WHEN: Wednesday 24th February, 9am
WHERE: Willesden Magistrates’ Court,448 High Road, London, NW10 2DZ
Nearest tube: Neasden OR Dollis Hill (Jubilee Line)
DRESS CODE: Wear RED!
WHAT: The #Heathrow13 will return to court for final sentencing, having all been found guilty of aggravated trespass and entering the security restricted area of London Heathrow Airport’s (LHR) north runway in protest of plans to build a third runway. All 13 have been told by District Judge Deborah Wright that they “should all come expecting custodial sentences”,
Please come and join us OUTSIDE the court at 9am SHARP, together with Heathrow residents and others, to say that climate justice is the only appropriate form of justice here; that prison time for protecting the climate is a massive #Redline, and that we nee…d to Stop Aviation Expansion & Stop Co2lonialism!

3 – Flashmob against foolish flying

WHEN – Saturday 27th Feb
WHERE – Location to be announced
WHAT – Prison time for defending the climate is a #redline. If activists go to prison for such an important act, we will show that we will up the fight against extra aviation capacity with a huge flashmob on Saturday 27th Feb.
Watch this space for more info, but for now get the date in your diaries!
Many thanks,
Rosie Rogers
Senior Political Adviser
Greenpeace UK
Canonbury Villas
London N1 2PN
Tel: +44(0)207 865 8168
Mobile: +44 (0)7793031984
Skype: rrogers_gpuk
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