Protest at Manchester Airport
They also staged a simultaneous protest at the airport’s freight centre. The disruption to the airport’s operations was minimal and the airport is open for business as usual.”
Half a dozen protesters representing “Plane Stupid” a climate change pressure group, chained themselves to an aircraft after cutting through the perimeter fence on the airfield.
Although minimum disruption was caused, air traffic was suspended for approximately twenty minutes whilst police worked on removing the protesters.