Along with Warner, Dr Ben Buse – already serving time after last month’s hearing – was given an extra 30 days on top of his existing four month sentence.
Ahead of his hearing last month, Buse told The Big Issue: “Yes I am nervous, anxious, terrified, excited. But it’s good to be able to explain why we’re doing this.”
The rest of the group were given suspended sentences, and the group were ordered to pay a total of £39,000 in costs.
Blocking the train yesterday, Warner, clad in hi-vis clothing and waving an orange flag, said: “This is the most ridiculous power station on Earth, chomping through so many trees every day.”
As the train started to move, Warner added: “This is so scary.” She decided not to block another train as it was becoming misty.
One of the group in court, Ruth Jarman, said: “I admit that I broke the injunction – it was a choice I made because I answer to a higher authority, that of love and life. I felt that not joining the Insulate Britain protests would make me a bystander to violence and complicit in the breakdown of abundant and civilised life.
“I am sorry for the impact of our protests on the people who were affected. I hate disrupting people and my actions were aiming to prevent the greater disruption of climate breakdown. So I do not regret breaking the injunction and I cannot promise not to do it again.”
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