Police warn Heathrow protesters against Friday drone disruption

Commander says officers may take pre-emptive action against group to prevent flight delays

The police commander in charge of policing drone protests intended to shut down Heathrow airport has said his officers will take any opportunity to pre-emptively stop activists from causing disruption to flights.

Activists from Heathrow Pause, a splinter of the environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion, have vowed to shut down the London airport on Friday morning by flying small drones within the 5km exclusion zone.

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Source: The Guardian
Police warn Heathrow protesters against Friday drone disruption