Seven people have appeared in court after climate activists boarded a gas rig in a bid to prevent it heading out to the North Sea. Three members of Extinction Rebellion Scotland climbed aboard the Valaris 122 rig at the Port of Dundee yesterday. Five activists set out in a boat at about 11.30am and three made it on board, climbing halfway up one of the legs of the rig. They came down about five hours later due to deteriorating weather conditions.
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