Striking workers from the union Aslef received a boost as they were joined on the picket line by hundreds of climate activists.
XR Bristol’s “Bristol on Board” campaign, under which the group is demanding more affordable public transport whilst supporting the fight against Bristol Airport expansion.
The protest continues XR’s long standing opposition to Bristol Airport expansion whilst simultaneously calling for affordable bus fares and public ownership of public transport.
The Brexit Opportunities Minister was blasted whilst the West of England mayor voiced his ‘respect’ for protesters.
Bristol protests going ahead this weekend include an anti-deportations demo and a rally against the climate crisis.
Climate activist Reverend Sue Parfitt has had a conviction for obstruction overturned by a judge at Bristol Crown Court this afternoon. Speaking from outside the