Monday 1 April: Extinction Rebellion’s challenge to the BBC – climate change is no April Fools’ joke

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7760280443 / +44(0)7479234522 / +44(0)7802865819 Website: www.rebellion.earth Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExtinctionRebellion/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ExtinctionR; #extinctionrebellion #rebelforlife Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrebellion/ Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1m1v7Cs8JFkDM1gHp45OF-NwwhLzPZJO8 Climate Factsheet for Rebels https://rebellion.earth/the-climate-factsheet-for-rebels/ Survey questionnaire: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1PQ6qmRTLSFArLlJVJio8HBL8eUcMajpgfGXfKGf9gm8/edit Monday 1 April: Extinction Rebellion’s challenge to the BBC – climate change is no April Fools’ joke Internal BBC ‘Planet Pilot’ memo given to Extinction…

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From 11:30am today: Extinction Rebellion Tower Hamlets hold road block street party

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7804743058 /  +44 (0)7760280443 / +44(0)7986671716 Website: www.rebellion.earth Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExtinctionRebellion/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ExtinctionR; #ExtinctionRebellion Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrebellion/ Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1m1v7Cs8JFkDM1gHp45OF-NwwhLzPZJO8 Climate Factsheet for Rebels: https://rebellion.earth/the-climate-factsheet-for-rebels   On the 20 March, Tower Hamlets Council Declared a Climate Emergency and committed to become a zero-carbon London borough by 2025 [1]. From 11:30am to 2:30pm, activists from Extinction Rebellion will be blocking a road next to Bethnal Green tube station and will invite the local community to join a joyful street event with music, local speakers and creative activities for…

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9.30am today, Westminster Mags Court: Verdict due for two Extinction Rebellion protestors charged with criminal damage to Parliament Sq

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7804743058 / +44 (0)7760280443 / +44(0)7986671716 Website: www.rebellion.earth Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExtinctionRebellion/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ExtinctionR; #ExtinctionRebellion Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrebellion/ Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1m1v7Cs8JFkDM1gHp45OF-NwwhLzPZJO8 Climate Factsheet for Rebels: https://rebellion.earth/the-climate-factsheet-for-rebels   Two extinction Rebellion protestors to hear verdict at Westminster Magistrates Court at 9.30am today (Friday 29 March) Both charged with criminal damage for attempting to dig a grave on Parliament Square as part of Extinction Rebellion’s symbolic funeral service for Life on Earth Grandfather of three, Stephen McDonald, and activist Paolo Enoch, both in their 60s, face fines plus costs…

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Extinction Rebellion responds to Shadow Environment Minister’s declaration of Climate Emergency: ‘An Emergency requires an Emergency response’

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0) 7802865819 / +44(0)7986671716 / +44(0)7561098449 / +44(0)7479234522 Website: www.rebellion.earth Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExtinctionRebellion/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ExtinctionR; #extinctionrebellion #rebelforlife Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrebellion/ Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1-AS8DKH-oCMHPZoEe9apzmhWiucpql4C Climate Factsheet for Rebels https://rebellion.earth/the-climate-factsheet-for-rebels/ Extinction Rebellion UK welcomes Westminster’s Labour Shadow Environment Secretary, Sue Hayman’s, decision to declare a national Environment and Climate Emergency in the House of Commons, but warns that urgent action is needed more than words. An emergency requires an emergency response. Extinction Rebellion UK is currently in preparation for a full scale rebellion against the government for its criminal…

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UK Culture set to Declare Climate Emergency – last call to join first wave

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/culturedeclaresemergency Email: culturedeclaresmedia@gmail.com Phone: +44(0) 7802865819 /  +44(0)7986671716 / +44(0)7561098449 / +44(0)7479234522 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/culturedeclaresemergency/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CultureDeclares #CultureDeclaresEmergency #InternationalRebellion CDE 3 April launch event: https://www.facebook.com/events/444424099433828/ Content drive: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1DqcjZoZ74e7zOyAV54_e07wuCXXnMHCn   Leading UK arts and cultural institutions set to declare a Climate and Ecological Emergency – deadline to be part of the first wave is this Friday 29 March 48 individuals and 28 organisations are already pledging to declare including the Royal Court, ONCA (Brighton) and Invisible Dust (London and Scarborough) Media launch of Culture Declares Emergency will be on…

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Today 9.30am London: Two Extinction Rebellion protestors on trial for criminal damage in Parliament Square

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7804743058 /  +44 (0)7760280443 / +44(0)7986671716 Website: www.rebellion.earth Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExtinctionRebellion/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ExtinctionR; #ExtinctionRebellion Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrebellion/ Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1m1v7Cs8JFkDM1gHp45OF-NwwhLzPZJO8 Climate Factsheet for Rebels: https://rebellion.earth/the-climate-factsheet-for-rebels Two extinction Rebellion protestors on trial at Hendon Magistrates court at 9.30 am today (Tuesday March 26th). The two were arrested after attempting to dig a grave on Parliament Square during a funeral service to mourn the loss of life on Earth. Grandfather of three, Stephen McDonald and activist Paolo Enoch, both in their 60s, are charged with criminal damage during a…

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Claire Perry MP urged to honour agreed meeting with Extinction Rebellion Youth

Email:         press@risingup.org.uk Phone:       +44(0)7904735749 / +44(0)7919828770 / +44(0)7986671716 /  +44(0)7804743058/ +44(0)7760280443 / +44(0)7986671716 Extinction Rebellion Youth today delivered a letter to Claire Perry MP, Minister for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, asking her to rethink her decision not to meet and discuss the government’s response to the Climate and Ecological Emergency. This comes as thousands of children and young people take to the streets globally to protest against the inaction by governments in the face of the emergency. Extinction Rebellion shares correspondence it has had with Claire Perry MP, who originally agreed to meet them but later pulled out citing…

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Today 2-4pm Westminster Bridge: Extinction Rebellion Youth ‘after-party’ for Global Strike for Climate

Email:         press@risingup.org.uk Phone:       +44(0)7904735749 / +44(0)7919828770 / +44(0)7986671716 /  +44(0)7804743058/ +44(0)7760280443 / +44(0)7986671716 Today, the newly-formed Extinction Rebellion Youth will occupy Westminster Bridge from 2-4pm for an ‘after-party’. Traffic will be stopped, all are invited Party will celebrate youth-led action as thousands of school children and students in the UK and across the world join the Global Strike for Climate Next month Extinction Rebellion will have its International Rebellion beginning Monday 15 April. They say: ‘Come to stay’ and ‘Take two weeks off work’. In support of the Global Strike for Climate,…

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Extinction Rebellion reveals programme for music-meets-activism ‘Spring Uprising’ festival THIS WEEKEND

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7549766448 / +44(0)7878535968 / +44(0)7986671716 / +44(0)7760280443 / +44(0)7479234522 Links: https://www.springuprising.com/  facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1103007929854557 Date: 16th & 17th March, 2019 Location: Motion, 74-78 Avon Street, Bristol, BS2 0PX Tickets: £20 /£40 (optional donation) (weekend); £12.50 (day) http://buytickets.at/extinctionrebellion Event flyers (Print and online): https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1dYrv213kbewBPlh2v_TDQ1BFuLeo3oyU?usp=sharing Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1m1v7Cs8JFkDM1gHp45OF-NwwhLzPZJO8 Extinction Rebellion reveals programme for music-meets-activism ‘Spring Uprising’ festival THIS WEEKEND DJ Chris Tofu MBE and alt-folk musician Nick Mulvey added to musical lineup Speakers to include Satish Kumar, Mission Lifeforce and Youth Strike 4 Climate Non-violent direct action training for thousands in preparation for the…

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Today 9.30am London: Filmmaker Jack Harries among nine Extinction Rebellion protestors in court for criminal damage during oil protest

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7804743058 /  +44 (0)7760280443 / +44(0)7986671716 / +44(0)7479234522 Website: www.rebellion.earth Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ExtinctionRebellion/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ExtinctionR; #extinctionrebellion #rebelforlife #IPWeek #Petroleum9 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/extinctionrebellion/ Photos/videos: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1m1v7Cs8JFkDM1gHp45OF-NwwhLzPZJO8 Climate Factsheet for Rebels: https://rebellion.earth/the-climate-factsheet-for-rebels/ Today 9.30am London: Filmmaker Jack Harries among nine Extinction Rebellion protestors in court for criminal damage during oil protest Charged with criminal damage, 25-year-old filmmaker Jack Harries is among nine protestors from Extinction Rebellion that are due to attend a plea hearing at Westminster Magistrates Court at 9.30 today (Thursday 14 March).

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