Outside Preston Crown Court family, friends and supporters have gathered to a quiete and respectful show of solidarity using roses to symbolise the Lancashire Rose September 25th, Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
Simon Roscoe Blevins, 26, Richard Roberts, 36 were both sentenced 16 months in prison, Richard Loizou, 31, sentenced 15 months in prison and and Julian Brock, 47 12 months supended.
Simon Roscoe Blevins, 26, Richard Loizou, 31, Richard Roberts, 36 and Julian Brock, 47 climbed on top of several trucks during a mass protest by locals and supporters in New Preston Road, against fracking in Lancashire, July 2017. The trucks were prevented form delivering equipment to Cuadrillas nearby fracking site for four days.
After a seven day jury trial at Preston Crown Court in August 2018, the four men were found guilty of Public Nuisance. Judge Altham has told them to expect “immediate custodial sentences” on 25th September 2018.