First activists to stop controversial deportation flight start landmark six-week trial in Essex court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: First activists to stop controversial deportation flight start landmark six-week trial in Essex court Landmark Essex trial begins of 15 activists – first ever to stop secretive night flight, preventing the brutal, secretive and barely legal(1) expulsion of 34 people to Nigeria and Ghana. Defendants supported by Lord David Ramsbotham, former Chief Inspector…

Press Release: Trial Starts

For Immediate Release End Deportations // Stop Charter Flights // Solidarity with the Stansted Defendants Last year, 15 people grounded a deportation charter flight for ten hours to prevent it taking off. On March 19 2018, they are going to court charged with a terrorism-related offence. If found guilty they could serve many years in…

CAMPAIGNERS HALT ‘DEPORTATION FLIGHT’ BY BLOCKING STANSTED RUNWAY AND LOCKING THEMSELVES TO PLANE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 29/03/17 For more information: 07391139809 | enddeportations@riseup.net Activists from End Deportations, Lesbians and Gays Support the Migrants (LGSMigrants) and Plane Stupid have last night (28 March) prevented the departure of a mass deportation charter flight from Stansted Airport 17 people arrested so far, according to police This is the first time this…