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The Hill
Obama toughens rules on fossil fuel royaltiesfossil fuel companies pay the full costs of extracting fossil fuels from public
Obama toughens rules on fossil fuel royalties
The Hill / Posted 11 hours ago
fossil fuel companies pay the full costs of extracting fossil fuels from public lands and waters," said Marissa Knodel of Friends of the Earth. "Evaluating fossil fuels at the first arm's-length-sale will close gaping loopholes that allow... Read more
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The New Statesman
The new Tate Modern building is perfectly designed for the Instagram generationrecognise. (Family influence comes in many forms. He has two younger brothers –
The new Tate Modern building is perfectly designed for the Instagram generation
The New Statesman / Posted 17 hours ago
recognise. (Family influence comes in many forms. He has two younger brothers – “supposedly identical” twins. One works for Friends of the Earth, the other for Citibank.) His father, he says, did give him useful skills: “I think if he hadn’t forced... Read more
21h
The New Statesman
The constant gardenerrecognise. (Family influence comes in many forms. He has two younger brothers –
The constant gardener
The New Statesman / Posted 21 hours ago
recognise. (Family influence comes in many forms. He has two younger brothers – “supposedly identical” twins. One works for Friends of the Earth, the other for Citibank.) His father, he says, did give him useful skills: “I think if he hadn’t forced... Read more
22h
Hampshire Chronicle
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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22h
This is Oxfordshire
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 22 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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22h
Lancashire Telegraph
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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22h
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Fifth Carbon Budget: UK Government sends positive message with ambitious emissions reduction planfor Britain - as Energy Secretary Amber Rudd reiterated in a speech to business
Fifth Carbon Budget: UK Government sends positive message with ambitious emissions reduction plan
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 22 hours ago
for Britain - as Energy Secretary Amber Rudd reiterated in a speech to businesses yesterday. Welcoming the announcement, Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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22h
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
"An important step forward": Green economy reacts to UK's Fifth Carbon Budgetinvestment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK
"An important step forward": Green economy reacts to UK's Fifth Carbon Budget
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 22 hours ago
investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK”. Simon Bullock,senior climate campaigner, Friends of the Earth “After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we welcome the certainty this decision gives.... Read more
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23h
Northern Echo
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Northern Echo / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
West Moreland Gazette
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Kingston Guardian
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Kingston Guardian / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Oxford Mail
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Streatham Guardian
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Streatham Guardian / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Bury Times
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Bury Times / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Gazette
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
guardian-series
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
guardian-series / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Harrow Times
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Harrow Times / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Gazette News
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Gazette News / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
This is West Country
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
This is West Country / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Bolton News
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Bolton News / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Wandsworth Guardian
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
St Albans & Harpenden Review
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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23h
Croydon Guardian
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewa
Government adopts target for 57 reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030
Croydon Guardian / Posted 23 hours ago
on carbon reduction. This will allow investment to continue to flow into renewable energy projects throughout the UK." Friends of the Earth senior climate campaigner Simon Bullock said: "After the huge confusion following the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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1d
AllAfrica.com
Activists Want Monsanto's GMO Field Trial Permits OverturnedMother Earth Foundation (HOMEF); Mariann Bassey-Orovwuje, Food Sovereignty Mana
Activists Want Monsanto's GMO Field Trial Permits Overturned
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF); Mariann Bassey-Orovwuje, Food Sovereignty Manager/Coordinator, Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria; and Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, Convener Nigerians Against GMO. The statement came amidst claims... Read more
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examiner.com
Activists renew demand to shut down Indian Point, back Clean Energy RevolutionOn June 16, Friends of the Earth and other environmental organizations took the
Activists renew demand to shut down Indian Point, back Clean Energy Revolution
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
On June 16, Friends of the Earth and other environmental organizations took the rare step of filing an emergency petition with the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to compel the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Teens to study use of drones in new A-levelis on the news today could be studied in the classroom tomorrow." Mike Childs,
Teens to study use of drones in new A-level
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
is on the news today could be studied in the classroom tomorrow." Mike Childs, Head of Policy, research and science at Friends of the Earth, said: "Today's students are tomorrow's decision-makers. They will sadly inherit a much degraded... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Orange County Register
California land officials sign off on closing Diablo Canyon nuclear plantsaid the agreement promises to retrain and transition employees away from Diabl
California land officials sign off on closing Diablo Canyon nuclear plant
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
said the agreement promises to retrain and transition employees away from Diablo Canyon, avoiding a precipitous change. Friends of the Earth President Erich Pica, whose organization participated in the negotiation to terminate the plant, said... Read more
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Gazette
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Gazette / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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guardian-series
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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The Mercury News
California land officials sign off on closing last nuclear plantsaid the agreement promises to retrain and transition employees away from Diabl
California land officials sign off on closing last nuclear plant
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
said the agreement promises to retrain and transition employees away from Diablo Canyon, avoiding a precipitous change. Friends of the Earth President Erich Pica, whose organization participated in the negotiation to terminate the plant, said... Read more
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Harrow Times
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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This is West Country
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Gazette News
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Bolton News
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
WATCH: Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
WATCH: Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
21 related stories
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Bury Times
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburghattack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organi
Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
attack prior to speakers addressing the crowd. Speakers including event organiser Jonny Rhodes, Dr Richard Dixon from Friends of the Earth Scotland and Alison Johnstone, MSP for the Scottish Green Party, rallied up the crowd. Speaking to the... Read more
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