HS2 rail link protesters plead not guilty to obstructing a digger
Protesters Sarah Green, 63, and Laura Hughes, 37, say construction is contaminating London’s water supply
Two environmental protesters against the HS2 high-speed rail link have pleaded not guilty to aggravated trespass charges in relation to obstructing a digger on one of the company’s construction sites.
The HS2 development has generated controversy about cost, usefulness and possible environmental damage.
Source: Guardian Transport