Met ploughs millions into policing Just Stop Oil protests

Just Stop Oil protests that took place over nine weeks last autumn cost taxpayers £7.5 million, data shows

I was instructed to cry on television, says former Extinction Rebellion spokesperson

Campaigner and author Zion Lights has called XR a “cult”

Ecotricity’s boss donated ‘tens of thousands of pounds’ to Just Stop Oil and Labour

Dale Vince has backed the environmental activist group multiple times in the past

The Carbon Column – Reflecting on 2022

In this post I reflect on some of the stories in 2022

Just Stop Oil activists found guilty of criminal damage to National Gallery painting

Climate protesters taped printed posters onto John Constable’s painting “The Hay Wain” at the National Gallery in London

Just Stop Oil activists found guilty of damaging painting’s frame

Two protestors who glued themselves to a Van Gogh painting in a London museum caused about £2,000 of damage to its frame

Police Officer injured in Just Stop Oil protest ‘recovering’

Essex Police Chief Constable has released a statement regarding the condition of the Officer

Just Stop Oil M25 protest sees Police officer injured

This is after protestors climbed onto the gantry of London’s ring road

Granddaughter of oil billionaire ‘funds Just Stop Oil protests’

Just Stop Oil protests are allegedly backed by a fund established by Aileen Getty, granddaughter of oil tycoon Jean Paul Getty

Activists douse $110m painting with mashed potatoes

Eco activists threw mashed potatoes at Claude Monet’s ‘Les Meules’ painting