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Podcast: Amazon warehouse in Dartford targeted on Black Friday by Extinction Rebellion protesters

November 26, 2021

A huge Amazon warehouse in Dartford has been blockaded by climate activists on Black Friday, it's busiest day of the year.

Around 20 Extinction Rebellion campaigners arrived at the site in the early hours of this morning.

Hear from our reporter at the scene and one of the protesters. We also have a statement from the local MP and a spokesperson from Amazon.

Also in today's podcast, find out why the Home Secretary has been blocked from talks on the asylum crisis following the deaths of 27 people in the Channel earlier this week.

French fisherman have blocked Channel ports in an ongoing row over post-Brexit fishing licences.

With less than a month to go until Christmas, Kent's biggest pantomime opens tonight - we've been speaking to the star of Jack and the Beanstalk at the Marlowe in Canterbury.

And, hear from the Gillingham boss ahead of their game against Portsmouth at Priestfield this weekend.

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