Police have charged three people in connection with a protest on a gantry over the M25 between junctions 14 and 15 on Wednesday, 20 July.

Alexander Wilcox, 21 (05.03.2001) of South Fifth Street, Milton Keynes, Cressida Gethian, 20 (19.01.02), of no fixed address, and Emma Mani, 45, (30.11.76) of High Street, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, were charged on Thursday, 21 July with causing a public nuisance.

They will appear in custody at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court on Friday, 22 July.

The investigation is being led by the Met’s Public Order Crime Team. The team previously charged 289 people for blocking roads policed by the service in autumn 2021. Of those, 135 have so far pleaded guilty.