PRESS RELEASE: Christian climate activists at Lambeth Palace demand CofE divests from fossil fuels

Sunday 17th October 2021 For immediate release Photos available here / Interviews available / Livestream recording Contact: 07954 377569 / christianclimateaction@gmail.com Five Christians dressed as penitents whilst a member of the clergy poured fake oil over them outside Lambeth Palace today in protest at the Church of England’s continued investments in fossil fuel industries. Three … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Christian climate activists at Lambeth Palace demand CofE divests from fossil fuels

Letter handed to Justin Welby at Lambeth Palace, 17th October 2021

The following letter was hand delivered to Archbishop Justin Welby on 17th October as part of an action to encourage the Church of England to divest from fossil fuels. The Most Revd Justin Welby Lambeth Palace  London SE1 7JU 17th October 2021 Dear Reverend Welby, SUBJECT: CODE RED FOR HUMANITY – We have run out of … Continue reading Letter handed to Justin Welby at Lambeth Palace, 17th October 2021

Coming to COP26?

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?

Dear Justin…

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…

Does your diocese invest in fossil fuels?

Since we took action at St Paul's Cathedral on Sunday, people have been asking us which Church of England dioceses still have investments in fossil fuels. Here's a summary. For practical information on asking your church or diocese to divest visit the Bright Now website. Three dioceses have announced their complete divestment from fossil fuels: … Continue reading Does your diocese invest in fossil fuels?