Oliver Cromwell

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New York Magazine
America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyrannypersuasion. This is the Weimar aspect of our current moment. Just as the Englis
America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyranny
New York Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
persuasion. This is the Weimar aspect of our current moment. Just as the English Civil War ended with a dictatorship under Oliver Cromwell, and the French Revolution gave us Napoleon Bonaparte, and the unstable chaos of Russian democracy yielded to... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Quick, easy and delicious springtime recipes that are perfect for the Bank Holiday Weekendbeef risotto (Serves 4)Aldi tropical beef risotto recipe 500g sirloin steak fi
Quick, easy and delicious springtime recipes that are perfect for the Bank Holiday Weekend
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
beef risotto (Serves 4)Aldi tropical beef risotto recipe 500g sirloin steak finely diced 1 large mango finely diced 50ml Oliver Cromwell London dry gin 1 shallot, finely chopped 500g risotto/arborio rice 250ml fruity white wine 750ml... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Why do we dance around a pole on May Day? (And other strange May traditions)beginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration cam
Why do we dance around a pole on May Day? (And other strange May traditions)
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
beginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration came by order of that party-pooper-in-chief, Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell. Normal service was resumed with the Restoration, thanks to the "merry monarch", King Charle... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham's Morris and maypole dancers greet the merry monthbeginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration cam
Nottingham's Morris and maypole dancers greet the merry month
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
beginning of time? The only significant abandonment of May Day celebration came by order of that party-pooper-in-chief, Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell. Normal service was resumed with the Restoration, thanks to the "merry monarch", King Charle... Read more
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examiner.com
Why does Shakespeare still engage today all over the world?Puritans would close down all the theaters, “throwing out the baby with the bat
Why does Shakespeare still engage today all over the world?
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
Puritans would close down all the theaters, “throwing out the baby with the bath water,” but after their brief rule under Oliver Cromwell and the restoration of the “merry monarch” Charles I, the king’s sanctioned plays and performances were only... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow and London Exchange Treasured Portraitswill display 49 portraits of influential British figures. Among the loaned trea
Moscow and London Exchange Treasured Portraits
The Moscow Times / Posted 13 days ago
will display 49 portraits of influential British figures. Among the loaned treasures are portraits of Queen Elizabeth I, Oliver Cromwell, Isaac Newton, Charles Dickens and other eminent individuals who form an integral part of British heritage.... Read more
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Evening Standard
Greenpeace activist speaks out on Nelson's Column climbstatues across the capital that protesters targeted with filter masks, leading
Greenpeace activist speaks out on Nelson's Column climb
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
statues across the capital that protesters targeted with filter masks, leading to eight arrests in total. Others included Oliver Cromwell opposite the House of Commons, Queen Victoria outside Buckingham Palace, Winston Churchill in Parliament... Read more
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express
Farage slams Scots Ukip dissidentsdefended Mr Coburn's colourful antics and irreverent comments. "We could becom
Farage slams Scots Ukip dissidents
express / Posted 13 days ago
defended Mr Coburn's colourful antics and irreverent comments. "We could become puritans, I suppose and follow an Oliver Cromwell approach to politics but it's never going to happen. "Perhaps we say some things sometimes that don't fit in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nigel Farage blasts 'irrelevant' UKIP activists over David Coburn quit rowdefended Mr Coburn's colourful antics and irreverent comments. "We could becom
Nigel Farage blasts 'irrelevant' UKIP activists over David Coburn quit row
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
defended Mr Coburn's colourful antics and irreverent comments. "We could become puritans, I suppose, and follow an Oliver Cromwell approach to politics but it's never going to happen," he said. "Perhaps we say some things sometimes that... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
On this day in history – featuring Star Trek, Only Fools and Horses and DraculaWhat happened on April 20 down the years? 1653 – Oliver Cromwell dissolves the
On this day in history – featuring Star Trek, Only Fools and Horses and Dracula
Derbyshire Times / Posted 14 days ago
What happened on April 20 down the years? 1653 – Oliver Cromwell dissolves the Rump Parliament; 1889 – Adolf Hitler is born. He committed suicide in 1945, aged 56; 1893 – Spanish painter and sculptor Joan Miro is born; 1912 – Famous baseball... Read more
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chad
On this day in history – featuring Star Trek, Only Fools and Horses and DraculaWhat happened on April 20 down the years? 1653 – Oliver Cromwell dissolves the
On this day in history – featuring Star Trek, Only Fools and Horses and Dracula
chad / Posted 14 days ago
What happened on April 20 down the years? 1653 – Oliver Cromwell dissolves the Rump Parliament; 1889 – Adolf Hitler is born. He committed suicide in 1945, aged 56; 1893 – Spanish painter and sculptor Joan Miro is born; 1912 – Famous baseball... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Perfect' 17th century dress rescued from sea in Dutch expocentury -- a time of great turmoil in England when King Charles I was pushed of
'Perfect' 17th century dress rescued from sea in Dutch expo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
century -- a time of great turmoil in England when King Charles I was pushed off the throne during the rebellion led by Oliver Cromwell. The treacherous waters off the northern Dutch coast are strewn with shipwrecks from different epochs. But... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Couple in shock after cold case murder detectives arrest a man who would have been a teenager at the time of Rikki Neave’s deathfor Rikki.” Rikki Neave - the cold case murder enquiry appeared on Crime Watch
Couple in shock after cold case murder detectives arrest a man who would have been a teenager at the time of Rikki Neave’s death
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
for Rikki.” Rikki Neave - the cold case murder enquiry appeared on Crime Watch, Speaking at a press conference at the Oliver Cromwell Hotel in March, the pair thanked police for supporting them and spoke of the revolutionary 3D imaging and new... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rags found in the sea belonged to a member of Charles I's householdking and Parliament about which side had the right to exercise political power.
Rags found in the sea belonged to a member of Charles I's household
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
king and Parliament about which side had the right to exercise political power. The Roundheads, led by the Puritan general Oliver Cromwell, managed to capture Charles and in 1649 he was put to death for treason. Cromwell was declared Lord... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Air pollution will kill 200,000 people in the UK in the next five yearsBy fitting face masks to Nelson, Queen Victoria and Oliver Cromwell, the enviro
Air pollution will kill 200,000 people in the UK in the next five years
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
By fitting face masks to Nelson, Queen Victoria and Oliver Cromwell, the environmental campaign group hoped to make the point that London’s atmosphere is toxic and breaches limits on air pollution set by the World Health Organisation , killing 10,000... Read more
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CBC.ca
Greenpeace smog protesters tie gas masks to faces of London statuesaround the Houses of Parliament and managed to avoid security in order to place
Greenpeace smog protesters tie gas masks to faces of London statues
CBC.ca / Posted 15 days ago
around the Houses of Parliament and managed to avoid security in order to place a gas mask upon the face of a statue of Oliver Cromwell. (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)Activists offer statues 'protection from London's dirty air.' Greenpeace says... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Greenpeace put masks on Nelson's Column in clear air proteston Monday as part of a morning of stunts in protest at "dangerous" air quality
Greenpeace put masks on Nelson's Column in clear air protest
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
on Monday as part of a morning of stunts in protest at "dangerous" air quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliam... Read more
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express
Greenpeace activists scale London monuments in protest of 'dangerous' air pollutionquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Greenpeace activists scale London monuments in protest of 'dangerous' air pollution
express / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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New Kerala
Four Greenpeace activists arrested in London - newkerala.com #51065As part of their unique protest, the activists climbed statues such as Eros in
Four Greenpeace activists arrested in London - newkerala.com #51065
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
As part of their unique protest, the activists climbed statues such as Eros in Piccadilly Circus, and the statue of Oliver Cromwell and Nelson's Column and placed masks on them, Efe news reported. According to the police, four people were... Read more
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London24
Famous statues wear breathing masks for #CleanAirNow protestNelson, whilst another Greenpeace team evaded security at the Houses of Parliam
Famous statues wear breathing masks for #CleanAirNow protest
London24 / Posted 16 days ago
Nelson, whilst another Greenpeace team evaded security at the Houses of Parliament to put a similar mask on the statue of Oliver Cromwell. Other famous London statues that received the same treatment include Winston Churchill in Parliament... Read more
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Daily Star
Activists target Nelson's Column and Thierry Henry statue in Greenpeace campaign stuntPROTEST: The statues of Admiral Blake and Oliver Cromwell were adorned with gas
Activists target Nelson's Column and Thierry Henry statue in Greenpeace campaign stunt
Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
PROTEST: The statues of Admiral Blake and Oliver Cromwell were adorned with gas masks Two protestors managed to scale 52 metres to the top of Nelson’s Column and attach a gas mask to the famous statue. The activists – campaigning for Greenpeace –... Read more
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SKY News
Monuments Masked In Air Pollution ProtestActivists have attached face masks to landmarks across London, breaching securi
Monuments Masked In Air Pollution Protest
SKY News / Posted 16 days ago
Activists have attached face masks to landmarks across London, breaching security around Parliament to reach a statue of Oliver Cromwell. Two Greenpeace activists climbed the 171ft of Nelson's Column as part of a protest against the capital's... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Greenpeace activists climb Nelson's column in air pollution protestalso targeted a series of other prominent sites in the capital to fit gas masks
Greenpeace activists climb Nelson's column in air pollution protest
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 days ago
also targeted a series of other prominent sites in the capital to fit gas masks to other 17 other statues, including Oliver Cromwell in the grounds of the Houses of Parliament, Winston Churchill in Parliament Square, Queen Victoria opposite... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Daily Mirror
London monuments looked very different this morning thanks to Greenpeace protestsix people have been arrested after the early morning protest at Parliament Squ
London monuments looked very different this morning thanks to Greenpeace protest
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
six people have been arrested after the early morning protest at Parliament Square. Two people are accused of scaling the Oliver Cromwell statue and two others allegedly helped them up, Scotland Yard said. Two further arrests took place at the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Around 20 London statues have gas masks put on them in pollution protestquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Around 20 London statues have gas masks put on them in pollution protest
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Streatham Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Bury Times
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Gazette
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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guardian-series
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
guardian-series / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Harrow Times
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Harrow Times / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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This is West Country
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
This is West Country / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Gazette News
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Bolton News
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues The statue of Oliver Cromwell outside the Place of Westminster in central Lon
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
The statue of Oliver Cromwell outside the Place of Westminster in central London Two Greenpeace activists have scaled Nelson's Column to attach a gas mask to the famous... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statuesquality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other stat
Clean air protesters put masks on Nelson's Column and other London statues
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
quality levels. Other environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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Mashable
Greenpeace scales Nelson's Column over London air pollution levelsa 52-meter monument in Trafalgar Square. Other protesters placed surgical mask
Greenpeace scales Nelson's Column over London air pollution levels
Mashable / Posted 16 days ago
a 52-meter monument in Trafalgar Square. Other protesters placed surgical masks over famous London statues, including the Oliver Cromwell statue outside the houses of parliament, Sherlock Holmes in Baker Street and Eros in Piccadilly... Read more
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metro
Greenpeace target monuments across London in protest against 'toxic air'British backpackerOther environmental activists attached gas masks to other sta
Greenpeace target monuments across London in protest against 'toxic air'
metro / Posted 16 days ago
British backpackerOther environmental activists attached gas masks to other statues across the capital, including those of Oliver Cromwell and Winston Churchill outside Parliament. In total 17 other statues were masked, including Queen Victoria... Read more
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International Business Times
Greenpeace activists climb Nelson's Column and put gas masks on famous London statues services, including the fire and ambulance service, are also in attendance. A
Greenpeace activists climb Nelson's Column and put gas masks on famous London statues
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
services, including the fire and ambulance service, are also in attendance. A gas mask has been put over the statue of Oliver Cromwell outside the House of Commons, leading to four arrests. Gas masks have also been placed on the statues of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Clean air protesters put mask on Cromwell statue in Parliament security breach The statue of Oliver Cromwell outside the Place of Westminster in central Lon
Clean air protesters put mask on Cromwell statue in Parliament security breach
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
The statue of Oliver Cromwell outside the Place of Westminster in central London A security breach in Parliament saw two protesters scale a statue of Oliver Cromwell and... Read more
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Evening Standard
Activists scale Nelson's Column in protest over London's 'toxic' airthe activists stood at the top. Also this morning, other protesters eluded sec
Activists scale Nelson's Column in protest over London's 'toxic' air
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
the activists stood at the top. Also this morning, other protesters eluded security to put a “dust mask” on the statue of Oliver Cromwell at the Houses of Parliament, with another fitted on the Winston Churchill memorial in Parliament... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Clean air protesters put mask on Cromwell statue in Parliament security breachA security breach in Parliament saw two protesters scale a statue of Oliver Cro
Clean air protesters put mask on Cromwell statue in Parliament security breach
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
A security breach in Parliament saw two protesters scale a statue of Oliver Cromwell and fix a mask to its face as part of a campaign by Greenpeace. The environmental organisation has targeted a series of statues in London, including Nelson's Column... Read more
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