Demonstrations targeting the big banks in the City plus others start today.
TWO WEEKS OF PROTESTS!
‘Policing bill makes us more determined,’ say Extinction Rebellion ahead of action targeting City of Londont.co/3PAGTiGzpw
— The Independent (@Independent) August 23, 2021
The Met police have deployed specialist teams to tackle XR’s giant pink table blocking a busy junction in Covent Garden.
And so it begins.
Several @ExtinctionR protestors chained together under a white van in the middle of Long Acre. Road completely blocked. No police here yet but expect they’ll be along shortly. @LBC pic.twitter.com/rASdQVYycR
— Matthew Thompson (@mattuthompson) August 23, 2021