An Olympic gold medal-winning canoeist convicted of a public order offence after Extinction Rebellion protests has said he acted out of fear for the future of the planet.
An Olympic gold medal-winning canoeist is due to appear in court charged with public order offences for his involvement with the Extinction Rebellion climate protests.
Police have defended their inclusion of environmental groups such as Extinction Rebellion in counter-terrorism documents, in the face of criticism it could have a “chilling effect” on people.
A retired GP who was arrested near the Houses of Parliament during the Extinction Rebellion climate change protests has said he has mixed feelings after hearing he will not be prosecuted.
Dundee residents were invited to a public climate exhibition yesterday in the city.
Extinction Rebellion (XR) has criticised police for including the group on a list of extremist organisations in an official report.
Climate change activists in London are protesting against the Australian government’s response to the devastating wildfires, in solidarity with thousands rallying on the other side of the world.
Extinction Rebellion turned out at Dundee Sheriff Court yesterday in support of seven members who appeared in court charged with breach of the peace linked to a gas rig protest.
Seven environmental activists were arrested after scaling a gas rig yesterday in an attempt to bring a halt to what they call “extractive and destructive operations”.
Climate activists have come down from a gas rig in Dundee, hours after boarding it in a bid to prevent it heading out to the North Sea.
Climate activists have boarded a gas rig in Dundee in a bid to prevent it heading out to the North Sea.
Environmental activists have boarded a drilling rig in Dundee as part of an "extended occupation."
From soaring temperatures and scientific warnings to protesters and school strikers taking to the streets, 2019 has seen the environment shoot up the agenda.
Three Extinction Rebellion protesters who glued themselves to a train have been spared jail.
Three Extinction Rebellion protesters who glued themselves to a train have been found guilty “with regret” by a jury in the first crown court trial linked to the environmental demonstrations.
Three men have been arrested after climate change activists glued themselves to the Conservative campaign bus, warning the party’s green targets amount to a “death sentence” for everyone.
Climate change activists wearing gas masks blocked a central London road to demand the next government tackles “deadly levels of air pollution” in the capital.
Actress and climate change activist Dame Emma Thompson has delivered a mock weather forecast, warning of “long-lasting and irreversible change”.
A series of departures from the Brexit Party provided a boost for Boris Johnson during Thursday’s campaigning, while Jeremy Corbyn was again fending off accusations of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party.
The Nato summit in Watford influenced Wednesday’s campaigning as party leaders were quizzed about their feelings towards US President Donald Trump and the alliance itself.