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On Saturday 5th September, Extinction Rebellion blocked the print works of News Corp, resulting in a number of newspapers being unavailable to buy that day. Shops across the UK were affected, including in and around Bath. For a comprehensive explanation of the reasons behind this action, please see this article by Extinction Rebellion UK: We …

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XR Rebellion in London

A group of 13 Bath rebels headed for London and another group headed for Cardiff to participate in actions throughout the city.  In London eight Bath rebels were arrested, having previously decided to take that step to register their protest at the Government’s lack of action. Others played an equally important part through marching, occupying …

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Video of Rebellion Day 1 (Fri 28th)

This video by Josh Nicoll (website, Instagram) captures the two actions carried out in Bath on Friday 28th August: the banner drop on the A46, and the Esso garage action on London Road.

XR UK nationwide banner drop

Video by joshnicoll.com XR Bath hung three huge banners calling for the UK Govt to build back green as part of a UK-wide mass banner drop across the A46 and the London Road roundabout. Photo Credit: Jamie Bellinger

Health alert slapped on petrol pumps for Doctors for XR

Bath rebels kicked off the Autumn XR Rebellion by joining the Doctors for XR national campaign alerting motorists to the health risks of fossil fuel pollution. They slapped stickers on petrol pumps throughout Bath and the local area, including Bradford on Avon, Midsomer Norton and Paulton. https://www.wiltshiretimes.co.uk/news/18694622.staff-texaco-petrol-stations-bradford-avon-quickly-removed-extinction-rebellion-health-warning-stickers-petrol-pumps/    https://www.somersetlive.co.uk/news/somerset-news/pictures-show-extinction-rebellion-action-4464893)