This November world leaders are meeting in Glasgow to talk about the climate emergency. We will be there to make sure they know it’s an emergency and that we need them to talk the strongest action possible to tackle the problem. If you’re planning to join us, here’s some useful information. If we’ve missed something … Continue reading Coming to COP26?
Five Anglicans who are involved in protests organised by Insulate Britain have written an open letter to Justin Welby in response to his comments that there are better ways to protest. Dear Justin, Following coverage of the Insulate Britain protest we understand that you think there are ‘better ways’ to protest. We are sure that … Continue reading Dear Justin…
A member of the clergy, and three other Christians, are among those who have been arrested today (Saturday 20th November) during climate-themed protests in London. Rev’d Bill White was amongst more than 100 people who sat down on Lambeth Bridge to break the National Highways super injunction in solidarity with at least 34 people who … Continue reading Christians, including clergy, arrested during London climate solidarity protests
Saturday 13th November 2021 For immediate release Photos available here / Interviews available Contact: 07954 377569 /firstname.lastname@example.org Four Christians were arrested today after blocking a road across the Lord Mayor’s Show and pouring fake oil over themselves in front of St Paul’s Cathedral. They were protesting the Church of England and the City of London … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Christians protest climate threat to children’s future in front of St Paul’s Cathedral
These are the words of the song we sang today at the Lord Mayor's Show in London, whilst four Christians from CCA poured fake oil over themselves outside St Paul's Cathedral. And still, on the altar of our greed the children's lives are laid. The young cannot be sacrificed by change always delayed. It's time … Continue reading Song Sung at Lord Mayor’s Show
On Tuesday 16th November, Ben Buse, a Christian Climate Action activist, will be in court in London alongside eight other activists. Since September he has been taking part in Insulate Britain protests. Ben may receive a prison sentence. Ben says: ‘I've continued to break a high court injunction not seeking or choosing prison (this is … Continue reading Ben Buse Faces Prison
On Saturday 7th November, CCA activists marched alongside more than 100,000 people in locations across the UK while world leaders were meeting at COP26. We were there to demand urgent, serious action on the climate emergency. You could find us in Brighton, Cambridge, Exeter, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Oxford, Plymouth, West Sussex and Weymouth. … Continue reading Christian Climate Action Activists March in 12 Locations on COP26 Global Day of Action
11 Christians who are involved in Christian Climate Action have also been involved in Insulate Britain over the last five weeks. In this blog we hear from four of them about what they are asking for and why they feel called to sit on roads. The demands of Insulate Britain are a no brainer. In … Continue reading ‘If this is what is asked of us, we are willing’: why we’re involved in Insulate Britain
Melanie Nazareth from Christian Climate Action has been walking with Camino to COP. She set off from London in September and will reach Glasgow on 30th October. Here she explains how you can get involved in the Camino's final day and in the Earth Vigil taking place during COP. The Camino To COP will reach … Continue reading Camino to COP reaches Glasgow on 30th October
Wednesday 27th October 2021 For immediate release Photos available here / Interviews available Contact: 07954 377569 /email@example.com A retired member of the clergy has appeared in court today charged with damage to property after he glued himself to the entrance to News Corp UK in London in protest at Rupert Murdoch and News Core blocking effective action on … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Reverend, 71, arrested and charged after News Corp UK climate crisis protest
Tuesday 26th October 2021 For immediate release Photos available here / Interviews available Contact: 07954 377569 /firstname.lastname@example.org Police have been called after a retired member of the clergy today returned to the media offices where he sewed his lips shut in August, to highlight again that Rupert Murdoch and News Core is applying the brakes … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Reverend, 71, returns to News Corp offices where he sewed his lips shut in further protest over the climate crisis
This November world leaders are meeting in Glasgow to talk about the climate emergency. We will be there to make sure they know it’s an emergency and that we need them to take the strongest action possible to tackle the problem. If you’re planning to join us, here’s some useful information. If we’ve missed something … Continue reading Coming to COP26?