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Men charged after rooftop protest on Jeremy Corbyn’s house

PUBLISHED: 09:57 08 August 2016 | UPDATED: 10:02 08 August 2016

Two men were charged after a rooftop protest on Labour Party leader and Islington North MP Jeremy Corbyn's home. Picture: Rick Findler/PA

Two men were charged after a rooftop protest on Labour Party leader and Islington North MP Jeremy Corbyn's home. Picture: Rick Findler/PA

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Two men were charged on Saturday following a rooftop protest on Jeremy Corbyn’s Holloway house.

Robert Junior Smith, 34, of Stevenage, and Martin Matthews, 49, of Leatherhead, were charged with aggravated trespass and deterring a person from engaging in lawful activity. The protest took place on Friday morning.

They will appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court on Monday, September 5.


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