Day: 8 October 2021

HS2 protesters who tunnelled under Euston Square Gardens acquitted

Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court this week dismissed charges of aggravated trespass against a number of protesters arising from their protest at Euston Square Gardens. The protesters dug a 100ft tunnel network under Euston Square Gardens, which they occupied for a total of 31 days in January and February of this year. They were protesting in […]

City of London rejects tower which threatened future of Britain’s Oldest Synagogue

Sarah Sackman appeared on behalf of the Bevis Marks synagogue at the City of London’s Planning Committee to oppose a 48 storey office tower which threatened to overshadow the 320 year old, Grade I listed place of worship. The proposed tower would have taken the synagogue’s light and harmed its historic setting. The development proposal […]