Extinction Rebellion begin hunger strike outside Tory and Labour offices demanding urgent climate change action Demonstrators call on government to back 'three demands bill' amid international fast Independent - Published 3 days ago
Sinking suburban 'home' drifts down Thames in watery climate protest A floating mock-up of a typical British suburban home was seen slowly sinking into the Thames in central London on Sunday in a protest organized by Extinction Rebellion to demand politicians fighting a.. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago
PM gets a mixed reaction on walkabout in Wells
Boris Johnson received a mixed reaction when he visited Wells town centre. During a walk around various locals cheered the prime minister and stopped to congratulate him, offering him their support in..
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PM serves up pasties on visit to Wells
Boris Johnson continued his election campaign in a bakery in Wells, serving up sausage rolls and pasties to customers. The prime minister was originally supposed to visit a bakery in Glastonbury, but..
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Extinction Rebellion wins court challenge to police protest ban
Extinction Rebellion climate-change activists won a legal challenge in London's High Court on Wednesday (November 6) against a police-imposed blanket ban on protests during its "Autumn Uprising" in the..
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Extinction Rebellion 'vindicated' by High Court victory
A High Court victory for Extinction Rebellion "vindicates" their criticism of the Metropolitan Police's London-wide ban on their protests, according to their barrister. The judge's decision is a..
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Extinction Rebellion climate protester scales Big Ben scaffolding
An Extinction Rebellion demonstrator has scaled Big Ben. A spokesman for the group said the climber was tree surgeon Ben Atkinson, 43. The protester has draped two signs from Big Ben. One has the..
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Fashion icon Westwood joins climate protest
British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood joined a protest outside the London headquarters of BP on Friday. The city has been hit for days by climate change demonstrations. Matt Larotonda reports.
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Climate protesters clash with commuters in London
Extinction Rebellion climate protesters climbed on top of a train in east London during rush hour on Thursday, drawing the ire of commuters.
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Climate change protesters disrupt London rail services
Climate change activists disrupted rail services in the east of London early on Thursday, sparking a physical confrontation between angry commuters and a protester who had climbed onto the roof of a..
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Extinction Rebellion launch legal action against the police ban
Extinction Rebellion activists are launching legal action against the police over a London-wide ban on their protests. The move comes amid growing criticism of the ban, made under public order..
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Extinction Rebellion protesters removed from Trafalgar Square
Police have ordered climate change protesters in London to stop their action immediately or face arrest in an effort to put an end to more than a week's disruption in the capital. Activists with..
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Rabbi arrested during Extinction Rebellion protest
Rabbi Jeffrey Newman, 77, led Jewish activists to the Extinction Rebellion protests today as his “religious duty” before he was arrested for praying in the middle of the road. The 'red brigade'..
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Former Paralympic cyclist speaks about plane stunt outside court
A former Paralympic cyclist accused of climbing on to a British Airways plane and gluing himself to it has denied causing a public nuisance. James Brown, 55, who is visually impaired, is alleged to..
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Extinction Rebellion cases suspended after police ban ruled unlawful by High Court Lawyer for environmental group confident charges will be dropped Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Extinction Rebellion denies plan to collectively sue Scotland Yard after protest ban ruled unlawful 'It is about the fundamental principle of law, not about an individual grievance against the police' Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Extinction Rebellion win High Court challenge against Metropolitan Police as London protest ban ruled 'unlawful' Extinction Rebellion have won a High Court challenge against the Metropolitan Police over a London-wide protest ban imposed during their autumn uprising last month. Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Celebrities back call for climate action in Extinction Rebellion video Singer Ellie Goulding, actor Imelda Staunton and model Daisy Lowe were among celebrities demanding that the governments act on climate change in a video campaign launched by Extinction Rebellion on.. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago
Extinction Rebellion: Met Police's London-wide ban on protests was unlawful, court hears Condition was 'wholly uncertain, an abuse of power and irrational', lawyer for group says Independent - Published on October 24, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests: Activists blockade Oxford Circus with wooden pyramid before 'red hand' march on Westminster Steve Coogan joins protesters on march Independent - Published on October 18, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protester 'dressed as Boris Johnson' climbs Big Ben scaffolding An Extinction Rebellion protester who appeared to be dressed as Boris Johnson has climbed the Big Ben scaffolding near the Palace of Westminster in London. Independent - Published on October 18, 2019
Climate activists charged over Tube protests Extinction Rebellion activists climbed on to trains at Stratford, Canning Town and Shadwell on Thursday. BBC News - Published on October 18, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests – live: Activists to spray paint Westminster red after group apologises for Tube disruption Arrests soar to more than 1,700 as protesters blockade Oxford Circus Independent - Published on October 18, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protesters to spray paint Westminster during 'red handed' march 'We will raise our red hands, taking responsibility for our actions - we all have blood on our hand' Independent - Published on October 17, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests: Activist 'attacked by mob on Tube' as demonstrators block train in east London Man broadcasting on group's official Facebook page repeatedly claims to be journalist Independent - Published on October 17, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protester dragged from Tube train by commuters then kicked while on ground Footage has emerged of an Extinction Rebellion protester being dragged from the roof of a Tube train and attacked by angry commuters. Independent - Published on October 17, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protesters target London Underground The Jubilee Line and DLR are partly suspended after incidents at three stations across the city. BBC News - Published on October 17, 2019 Extinction Rebellion - live: Furious mob of commuters drag protesters from Tube train as parts of London Underground shut down Latests updates as climate activists defy London-wide ban on protests Independent - Published on October 17, 2019
Greta Thunberg condemns 'unlawful' police ban on Extinction Rebellion climate change protest 'If standing up for humanity is against the rules then the rules must be broken,' says teenager Independent - Published on October 16, 2019 Extinction Rebellion activists begin legal fight over protest ban The group are challenging the police's ban on London protests, as the number of arrests tops 1,600. BBC News - Published on October 16, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests – live: Police ban condemned as 'draconian' after arrests pass 1,500, as mothers and babies target Google HQ Latest updates as climate activists launch legal action against Metropolitan Police Independent - Published on October 16, 2019 Climate change activists defy police ban on London protests Climate change activists, including one of the founders of Extinction Rebellion, defied a police order to end protests on Tuesday after a week of disruption in London, targeting Britain's transport.. Reuters - Published on October 15, 2019
Climate change activists protest against British high-speed train line Climate change activists, including one of the founders of Extinction Rebellion, targeted Britain's transport ministry in central London on Tuesday to protest against a proposed high-speed rail project.. Reuters - Published on October 15, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protesters banned from London by police after 'disrupting' City workers 'Draconian' order could be unlawful, police monitors say Independent - Published on October 15, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests – live: Climate activists defy police ban as co-founder climbs on to Department for Transport building with MI5 targeted Latest updates as more than 1,400 arrested over nine days of protests Independent - Published on October 15, 2019 British police order a halt to climate change protests in London British police have ordered a halt to Extinction Rebellion protests in London after a week of civil disobedience by climate change activists who have targeted government building and major financial.. Reuters - Published on October 15, 2019
Extinction Rebellion: Police ban London protests Officers remove protesters from Trafalgar Square after issuing a London-wide ban. BBC News - Published on October 15, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protests: Activists target city workers in bid to cause 'maximum disruption' to London's financial district Follow all the latest updates on Extinction Rebellion Independent - Published on October 14, 2019
Extinction Rebellion: James Brown denies plane nuisance charge The former Paralympian James Brown is accused of climbing on to the aircraft. BBC News - Published on October 12, 2019 'We break the law with open heart and honesty': On the front line with London's Extinction Rebellion protesters Activists and those arrested vow to keep disrupting city until government takes climate change threat seriously Independent - Published on October 12, 2019
Dutch police detain 130 Extinction Rebellion protesters Dutch police on Saturday said they had detained 130 protesters with environmental group Extinction Rebellion who blocked locations in downtown Amsterdam to draw attention to climate change. Reuters - Published on October 12, 2019 Also reported by • BBC News Extinction Rebellion activists blockade BBC offices as police chief attacks 'irresponsible' protests 'We're here because the BBC has refused to declare a climate emergency' Independent - Published on October 11, 2019
Climate-change protesters block BBC headquarters in London Climate-change protesters from the Extinction Rebellion Group have blocked the entrance to the BBC headquarters in London calling on the broadcaster to "tell the full truth" in its coverage of the.. Reuters - Published on October 11, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protests: Man climbs on to British Airways plane before take-off as climate activists occupy airport A climate change protester has climbed on to a British Airways plane preparing for take-off, as Extinction Rebellion activists seek to "shut down" London City airport. Independent - Published on October 10, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protester grounds flight after making it on to plane, as passengers complain: 'Remove him' An Extinction Rebellion protester has boarded a plane at London City Airport, as climate change protests in the capital intensify. Independent - Published on October 10, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protests - live: Police drag woman along ground as activists launch effort to shut down London City Airport with 'Hong Kong-style' occupation Climate activists threaten to glue themselves to departure and arrival gates Independent - Published on October 10, 2019
London City Airport braces for possible shutdown by climate protesters London City Airport was braced for disruption on Thursday after climate-change protesters Extinction Rebellion vowed to occupy its terminal and shut down operations for three days as part of its action.. Reuters - Published on October 9, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protests – live: Climate activists launch third day of action in London after 600 arrested Follow latest updates as government faces growing pressure to tackle climate crisis Independent - Published on October 9, 2019
Animal Rebellion blockade London's Smithfield Market Protesters linked to Extinction Rebellion set up camp in the historic London market. BBC News - Published on October 8, 2019 Extinction Rebellion 'not sorry' after Wiltshire chalk horse defaced The Extinction Rebellion logo was laid on the horse at Alton Barnes which was recently restored by children. BBC News - Published on October 8, 2019
Extinction Rebellion protests - live: Hundreds arrested as Boris Johnson describes demonstrators as 'uncooperative crusties' in 'hemp-smelling bivouacs' Environmental activists shut down Smithfield Meat Market as two-week protest continues Independent - Published on October 8, 2019 Extinction Rebellion: PM labels protesters 'uncooperative crusties' Boris Johnson calls on the Extinction Rebellion protesters to stop blocking the streets of London. BBC News - Published on October 8, 2019
London police arrest 276 climate change protesters London's Metropolitan Police said on Monday it had so far arrested 276 people taking part in demonstrations organized by the climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion. Reuters - Published on October 7, 2019 Margaret Thatcher was 'green and revolutionary' long before Extinction Rebellion protests and Greta Thunberg, Johnson claims PM claims his predecessor helped Nelson Mandela bring about the end of apartheid in South Africa Independent - Published on October 7, 2019
Extinction Rebellion: Worldwide demonstrations and arrests Protests by climate change activists are expected in some 60 cities over the next two weeks. BBC News - Published on October 7, 2019 Extinction Rebellion protests: UK arrests as global demonstrations begin Environmental activists plan to shut down key sites in central London as part of global protests. BBC News - Published on October 7, 2019