Burghfield Fence Case

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 5GCW/A/12
  • Dates of Creation
      5 May 1996
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Arrest and court records relating to proceedings of appeal heard at Reading Crown Court against the conviction of Katrina Howse, Sarah Hipperson, Elizabeth Walford and Frances Vigay for criminal damage, following fence cutting at Burghfield AWE, 07 Aug 1994. The defendants claimed justification at law, citing the Genocide Act 1969 and the Coronation Oath. The appeal was dismissed. Contains charge sheet for Sarah Hipperson, CCTV photographs of damage, respondent's skeleton argument, appellant's closing argument and manuscript copy of judgement.