“This will have implications in the weeks and months beyond this protest as officers take back leave and the cost of overtime,” a Met Police spokesman said. Image copyright Extinction Rebellion Image caption Oscar winning actress and writer Emma Thompson joined protesters at Marble Arch Oscar winning actress and writer Emma Thompson joined protesters, saying…

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEmma Thompson: “I plant a lot of trees” Hundreds of police officers have closed in on Extinction Rebellion protesters in central London as demonstrations entered a fifth day. Officers surrounded a pink boat in Oxford Circus as actress Dame Emma Thompson told activists her generation had “failed…