The Summer of our Discontent

Summer Uprising special The boats are back! In April, our beloved pink boat caused quite a stir in Oxford Circus. This time, rebels summoned not one but FIVE beautiful bright boats to sail us into the Summer Uprising in FIVE UK cities: Bristol, Leeds, London, Cardiff and Glasgow. And what an Uprising it was! Read on to get a flavour of how the Uprising played out in each city. The creative actions, stirring songs, fiery rebels, and particular messages gave this synchronised rebellion a life of its very own! Contents Bristol Leeds London…

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Sun sets on Summer Uprising: Act Now

Email: press@risingup.org.ukBristol, South West England:  +44(0)7432 677696, +44(0)7722062502, +44(0)7527669942 Leeds, North England: +44(0)7964072879,  +44(0)7376457438 London, Central and South England: +44(0)7911183633, +44(0)7986671716, +44(0)7969083371 Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Media Assets | Crowd Funder What emergency? | Extinction Rebellion in Numbers Trailer video for Summer Uprising – ACT NOW Hashtags #SummerUprising #ActNow #ExtinctionRebellion Bristol offers peace and apologies to the city and calls for urgent, proportionate action on the Climate and Ecological Emergency from the City Council.Protesters in Leeds withdraw peacefully from five days of occupation, activism and assemblies.London…

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Statement of apology on 17 July protests in Bristol

From Extinction Rebellion Bristol: Extinction Rebellion Bristol would like to express our sincerest regret that several individuals were seriously impacted on a personal level by our protests yesterday. People were not only inconvenienced by traffic delays but there have been deep emotional consequences.  We have an open line of communication with the police and collaborated with them on the day to relieve individuals stuck in traffic in personal emergency situations — such as letting through a woman who had gone into labour. Yet some situations didn’t reach us in time to allow us to act. We are deeply sorry for…

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TODAY: Extinction Rebellion London to launch a “Tax Rebellion”

Email: press@risingup.org.uk Phone: +44(0)7986671716; +44(0)7918165046 Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Media Assets What emergency? | Extinction Rebellion in Numbers Trailer video for Summer Uprising – ACT NOW Today, 5pm Thursday 18 July, Extinction Rebellion announce a Tax Rebellion aimed at the Greater London Authority (GLA) calling on them to act in accordance with the Mayor of London’s declaration of climate emergencyRebels will assemble outside GLA offices in City Hall from 5pm to deliver a letter to the Mayor of London and the GLALondoners will be asked to withhold 22%…

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