Protest at Cathedral pleas with Church of England to Divest from Fossil Fuels

Today Mary Smail protested at Derby Cathedral in a plea to the Church of England to divest from fossil fuels. After communion, Mary knelt down at the front of the Church, wearing sackcloth in an act of repentance for the Church. At the end of the service Mary took to the lectern and explained to … Continue reading Protest at Cathedral pleas with Church of England to Divest from Fossil Fuels

Church of England clergy join call to cut the ties with fossil fuels

Five Church of England priests were amongst 15 people from CCA who protested outside BAE Systems headquarters in London and Church House in London over both organisations’ links to the fossil fuel industry. They are calling on both organisations to “cut the ties” with fossil fuels. Rev Jonathan Herbert, Rev Helen Burnett, Rev Hilary Bond … Continue reading Church of England clergy join call to cut the ties with fossil fuels

Catholics highlight issue of climate finance outside Bishops Conference

On Monday 14th November, members of the activist group Catholics for Christian Climate Action were joined by a number of Bishops as they kept vigil outside on the first day of the Bishops of England and Wales Autumn Plenary Meeting at Hinsley Hall, Headingly, Leeds. The group sat down in front of the conference venue … Continue reading Catholics highlight issue of climate finance outside Bishops Conference

Take action to highlight Barclays continuing funding of climate crisis

Update If you aren’t able to take part in an action on the ground, here is the pack for the digital action - https://drive.google.com/file/d/19sUh1L25oqDZ2q-VZXvrGjSVQZ0YMAoy/view Barclays has a long history of funding environmental destruction and the fossil fuel projects that are worsening the climate crisis. In CCA, we are determined not to be bystanders.. So now … Continue reading Take action to highlight Barclays continuing funding of climate crisis