News / Extinction Rebellion

In photos: Extinction Rebellion’s Summer Uprising day 2

By bristol247, Tuesday Jul 16, 2019

Extinction Rebellion’s second day of their ‘Summer Uprising’ saw protesters leave their Bristol Bridge base to head towards Cabot Circus, Park Street and College Green.

Singer-songwriter and activist Billy Bragg spoke next to the boat on Bristol Bridge and later performed a few songs on College Green.

At City Hall, six people evaded the tight security to stage a topless protest at the back of the public gallery:

On some of the roads around Cabot Circus leading to and from the M32, groups of protesters blocked various lanes of traffic:

Protesters blocked Park Street and marched up towards the Wills Memorial Building:

Photo by Emily Maggs

Photo by Emily Maggs

A car on College Green was painted the same shade of pink as the boat on Bristol Bridge:


Photo by Emily Maggs

Read more: Billy Bragg appears at Extinction Rebellion uprising

Related articles