Protesters have gathered in London for a “yellow vest” inspired anti-austerity march.
Political commentator Peter Oborne has said that “the whole political class gets upset” when people of “politically acceptable views get attacked” but not when it is people of “non-politically correct views”.
A protest has been held outside the Department for Transport's head office to call for guarantees that new ferry services aimed at easing pressure on Dover after Brexit will be crewed by UK seafarers.
Fifteen protesters who cut through Stansted Airport’s fence and locked themselves together around a chartered deportation plane have been found guilty of an aviation security offence following a nine-week trial.
Hundreds of animal right campaigners have taken to central London to demand the end of the fur trade in the UK.
George Barda, the spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion, the group responsible for causing disruption to London traffic this week, has said that “unless you are Donald Trump” there is no doubt climate change is caused by carbon emissions “pumped out” by humans.
Toni Shephard, the Executive Director of Animal Equality UK has said that foie gras “is one of the cruellest food items” people can eat and that it is “hypocritical” the UK continues to import it, whilst its production is banned.
Jamie Kelsey Fry from Extinction Rebellion, a climate change group, has said that his organisation is made up of “the 99%” not “middle-class lefties” and that they have people from “all backgrounds”.
A number of climate change activists have been arrested after staging protests in Westminster, including trying to block Downing Street.
A group of environmental activists have occupied the government building for the Department Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, in a protest against fracking.
Gender Justice Specialist Natalie Collins has said hundreds walking out of Google are calling to an end to “pay and opportunity inequality” because pay structures tell women, they “value men more than women”.
Cuadrilla temporarily halted fracking at its site in Lancashire after a “tiny” tremor was felt, the energy company has said.
As prison officers across the country strike in protest of rising violence in prisons, the General Secretary of the the Prison Officers' Association says he wants to see 'clear commitments from government'
Peter Tatchell has been arrested in Moscow after staging a one-man protest near the Kremlin.
Labour MP Ian Austin says Labour Party leaders need to wake up and understand how serious anti-Semitism is
Many have been angered that the UK is to effectively remain subject to the EU's Common Fisheries Policy in the transition period
Tabarnia supporters are trying to show the 'absurdity' of those calling for Catalan independence
Politicians from the Alternative for Germany party will attend the first sitting of the recently elected parliament in the country on Wednesday
Six police officers were injured during a protest over the death of Edir Frederico Da Costa