Heathrow Pause: Climate activists plot airport disruption with toy drones

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Heathrow Pause: Climate activists plot airport disruption with toy drones

Campaign group says action to ground flights at airport is proportionate to climate threat, as Heathrow says activists will face 'full force of the law'

Climate campaigners are planning to fly toy drones near Heathrow next month in a move designed to see all flights grounded at the airport. In what would mark a major escalation in the recent wave of...

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