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Climate protest news 27 April 2022

Just Stop Oil protesters defy cops again as arrests made on second day of action Ten more arrests have been made after a protest outside a giant Midland oil terminal today. It was the second demonstration in two days at … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2022

It occurs to me that this could be a dangerous time for politicians and others failing to address the climate crisis. We have the most recent IPCC report identifying necessary action including an immediate stop to all new fossil fuel … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 21 April 2022

Just Stop Oil calls one-week halt to protests in hope of action from No 10 Just Stop Oil has said it will suspend its direct actions against fuel distribution for a week, but has told the prime minister its members … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 17/4/2022

Extinction Rebellion: Seventy arrested at climate change protests Seventy people were arrested during a spate of Extinction Rebellion protests across London on Saturday, police said. Six people, including two Olympic athletes, were detained for scaling and gluing themselves to an oil … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 16 April 2022 / 2

A selection of news articles about about climate protests today. XR activists including Olympians climb on oil tanker in London Six people have been arrested after Extinction Rebellion activists, including two Olympians, scaled an oil tanker in west London. … … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 16 April 2022 / 1

Over 1,000 scientists from around the world take to the streets in week-long climate protests Hundreds of scientists from around the world took part in protests last week to apply pressure on government agencies to make “rapid and deep” cuts … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 15 April 2022

Climate campaigners blockade four bridges in central London Four London bridges have been forced to close by Extinction Rebellion climate activists who formed human barriers, blocking traffic and bringing delays to the capital. Eco protesters lined the roads outside Blackfriars, … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 14 April 2022 / 2

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Climate protest news 14 April 2022 / 1

Just Stop Oil activists clamber on tanker bringing chaos to the M4 Just Stop Oil activists stopped and surrounded an oil tanker on Thursday morning causing chaos for commuters coming into London on the M4. It came as Extinction Rebellion accused the Metropolitan Police of carrying out … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 13 April 2022 / 1

Extinction Rebellion protest – live: Activists glue themselves to government buildings in week of mass action Activists have glued themselves to UK government buildings in protest against new oil and gas as Extinction Rebellion continued its week of mass action in London. XR said scientists – dressed … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 12 April 2022 / 2

Extinction Rebellion protesters force Lloyd’s of London to close HQ Extinction Rebellion protesters have forced the closure of the insurance market Lloyd’s of London, after using superglue, chains and bicycle locks to block entrances to the building. The environmental activist group said … Continue reading

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Climate protest news 12 April 2022 / 1

Extinction Rebellion targets energy industry insurers Lloyd’s of London Activists from Extinction Rebellion blocked the entrances at Lloyd’s of London headquarters and prevented staff from entering the building, with the aim of closing down the insurance and reinsurance giant for the … Continue reading

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