Activists ‘had great fun’ storming office

GREEN protesters who stormed the offices of an energy firm dressed as polar bears had “great fun” doing so, a court has heard.

Greenpeace members entered the Cairn Energy headquarters in Lothian Road in July in objection to the company’s scheme to drill off the coast of Greenland.

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Some were reprimanded and one appeared yesterday at Edinburgh Sheriff Court. Natasha Smith, 24, from Bristol, denies a breach of the peace charge.