Information for Journalists

We commend any journalists writing about the clear and present danger the world faces from the Climate and Ecological Emergency. We never expect positive coverage, only that everything we do be seen in the context of an emergency.

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Media Coverage

Below is a compendium of media coverage of XR Brum’s actions.

HSBC Protest Nov 2023

British Cycling Week AGM Nov 2023

Smallbrook Ringway Action Jun 2023

HSBC AGM Action May 2023

London Rebellion (‘The Big One’) Apr 2023

Barclays Action Nov 2022

Amazon Action Nov 2021

King’s Heath Blockade May 2021

HS2 Action Aug 2020

Victoria Square Action Oct 2020

HSBC Action Sep 2020

Climate Husting Dec 2019

A38 Blockade Aug 2019

Fast Fashion Show Jul 2019

City Centre March Mar 2019