Extinction Rebellion climate activists stage ‘die in’ at London Fashion Week

The group is calling on the fashion industry to ‘tell the truth’ about its contribution to the climate and ecological crisis

Extinction Rebellion activists blockade Preston New Road fracking site

The protestors aim to highlight what they claim is the “conscious, cynical inaction of the government” in allowing the controversial method of fossil fuel extraction to go ahead

Heathrow drone activists due to meet with authorities to discuss plans

Four members of Heathrow Pause, an Extinction Rebellion splinter group, plan to fly toy drones at the airport in September to protest the planned expansion of runways at the site

Former terror chief warns Extinction Rebellion ‘are extreme anarchist group’

Richard Walton, Senior Fellow at Policy Exchange, says the movement of climate protestors seeks a ‘subversive agenda’ and calls for police and government to crack down on the group

Extinction Rebellion block entrance of East London concrete works

Activists claim the environmental impacts of concrete production are at odds with the UK’s commitment to tackle climate change

Extinction Rebellion launches new wave of boat-based protests across the UK

The environmental activists have blocked busy roads and bridges in in Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Leeds and London with brightly painted yachts

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Extinction Rebellion plans shutdown of Heathrow Airport

The controversial group of climate activists aims to force the government into cancelling the expansion of runways at the airport

London’s cycle strike takes climate action up a gear

Earlier today climate activists on bikes formed a convoy to block traffic across the capital city and raise awareness about low carbon transport

UK becomes first country to declare climate change emergency

MPs approved the motion yesterday put forward by Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn

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Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell meets Extinction Rebellion

The activist group claims he acknowledged the failure of previous Labour Party policies in tackling climate change