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The Kingsnorth Six

By Julia Hollander. Factual drama about environmental activists who broke into Kingsnorth Power Station in a gruelling protest and were taken to court.

The Kingsnorth Six, by Julia Hollander

In October 2007, climate change activists broke into Kingsnorth Power Station. They planned to climb its central chimney in protest against Government proposals to build more coal-fired power stations. But once on site they faced unexpected challenges. The play tells the story of their gruelling climb and their subsequent court case for criminal damage, in which they faced the threat of prison.

Produced and directed by Fiona Kelcher.

Julia Hollander is an author and journalist. She dramatised her memoir, When The Bough Breaks, for BBC Radio 4.

45 minutes

Last on

Tue 15 Oct 2013 14:15


Role Contributor
Ben Daniel Rabin
Emily Federay Holmes
Will David Seddon
Tim Brian Bowles
Kevin Mark Carey
Prosecution Barrister Mark Carey
Huw Sean Baker
Defence Barrister Sean Baker
Judge Rob Swinton
Director Fiona Kelcher
Producer Fiona Kelcher
Writer Julia Hollander