ECO-BORES from Insulate Britain have announced they’ll stop blockading roads – but will be back to wreak havoc for HALF-TERM.
Protesters have caused misery for motorists in recent weeks with sit-ins on Britain’s busiest motorway.
Insulate Britain will temporarily halt their campaign, it’s been announced[/caption]
But after their latest stunt on the M25 saw campaigners dragged off the carriageway, the group has this morning announced they’ll halt their protests.
In a statement, it said it’ll “suspend its campaign of civil resistance” until October 25.
The news comes after it was reported that activists will finally face court action – and possible jail – within days.
Just over a month after the first roadblocks brought chaos to the motorways, officials are set to ask judges to take action.
Ministers have reportedly been furious that police are arresting the zealots – before releasing them just hours later.
But final details are now being added to legal papers which could see faster justice for those who flout High Court injunctions not to block roads.
One mum was heard yelling: “My son is 11 and he needs to get to school today. So move out the way and let me get my son to school.”
When the defiant activists refused to budge, she said: “I’ll drive through you then.”
Another man was filmed saying “this is not going to help” as he tries to reason with the mob.
He shouted: “Why aren’t you at work? Why are you stopping people from working?”
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