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Scots blockade Aldermaston

On 23 January a group of activists from Scotland, including members of Faslane Peace Camp, carried out an unannounced blockade of AWE. Eight people were arrested

Using lock-ons, the group stopped traffic around the base on the A340 for four hours while the police scrambled a cutting team. Construction traffic for the base was turned away.

Five people were charged with obstructing the highway. Three were cautioned. More on indymedia uk, BBC and the Reading Chronicle.