Yesterday, Heathrow got approval for its long sought third runway. Today, the inevitable demonstrations started in style with bricks thrown through the doors of the Department of Transport. Three Climate Suffragettes donned red sashes for their assault at 4am and "greenwashed" the building for good measure. These redoubtable ladies were last seen picnicking at Terminal 1 at the weekend. Deeds not words from these determined ladies in Edwardian garb seems appositely anachronistic and not a little fearsome in this particular battle, which has apparently only just begun.
Suffra-jets Smash DfT
Last Updated 16 January 2009