November 1, 2023 2.00 pm

Lincoln Just Stop Oil protestor ‘barred from London’ after arrest

Met Police use Section 7 for the first time to arrest 60 Just Stop Oil protestors, including Lincoln’s Heather Wilde

By Local Democracy Reporter

A teenager from Lincoln who attended a large Just Stop Oil protest in London this week says she was held in a jail cell for hours and banned from entering the capital until 2024, after she was one of 60+ protestors to be arrested by police.

Heather Wilde, 18, was one of a couple of protestors from Lincoln who travelled down to the capital for a demonstration at Parliament Square on Monday, held by environmental activist group Just Stop Oil.

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