However, Durham Constabulary said just one protester, a 20-year-old woman from Newcastle charged with aggravated trespass
, lives in the region.
Those who were arrested and charged are: | A 26-year-old man from Spain charged with criminal damage; | A 20-year-old woman from Newcastle charged with aggravated trespass
; | A 32-year-old man from Cheshire charged with assault; | A 23-year-old man from the Netherlands charged with aggravated trespass
; | A 34-year-old woman from Kingston upon Thames charged with assault; | A 28-year-old woman from the Netherlands charged with criminal damage; | A 24-year-old from Sevenoaks, Kent, charged with assault; | A 31-year-old man from Austria charged with criminal damage; | A 25-year-old man charged with failing to comply with a dispersal order; | A 17-year-old girl from Germany charged with aggravated trespass
The statement added the bonfire had been "unlawfully constructed" on council land and that a "letter of complaint citing aggravated trespass
" had been sent to the PSNI, who said it would consider its contents.
THE case against three campaigners charged with aggravated trespass
has been thrown out of court.
Summary: Mirabelli Stefania received a sentence of eight days after she pleaded guilty to one count of misdemeanour aggravated trespass
Black Lives Matter activists in the United Kingdom took responsibility for the protest aimed at bringing attention to Britain's "environmental impact on the lives of black people locally and globally," the social justice movement said. The activists were arrested on suspicion of aggravated trespass
and breaching London City Airport bylaws, (http://www.cnn.com/2016/09/06/europe/uk-london-airport-blm-protest/) CNN reported.
The same nine have now been charged with aggravated trespass
and are due to appear at South East Northumberland Magistrates' Court next month.
The protesters were arrested by police last night - on suspicion of aggravated trespass
A Scotland Yard spokesman said: "Twenty-one arrests have been made for the unauthorised entry into Panton House for a variety of offences including burglary, aggravated trespass
, criminal damage and assault on police."
Nottinghamshire MEP Derek Clark said the decision to quash the convictions of the 20 protesters who were convicted of conspiracy to commit aggravated trespass
at the coal-fired Ratcliffe-on-Soar power station in Nottinghamshire, was a "disgrace".
The group, who were convicted of aggravated trespass
on December 14, were among more than 100 people arrested when police raided the Iona School in Sneinton, Nottingham, on Easter Monday last year.