Animal rights extremists have claimed responsibility for a firebomb
attack which caused £250,000 damage to lorries at an egg farm near
An anonymous cell acting for the Animal Liberation Front has said it
set fire to six lorries packed with eggs at Deans Foods, Cotswold
Farm, on the Lakeside industrial estate, Standlake.
Residents heard explosions when activists attacked, and called
firefighters shortly before 11pm on Saturday, October 28.
In a posting on the ALF's Bite Back website, activists wrote: "This
action is dedicated to all animal rights prisoners."