Elise Yarde, 33, educator from North East London

Elise, who was named Woman of Walthamstow by a local female led organisation for her work in her community, was arrested on 5th September 2020 at the Murdoch printworks blockade at Broxbourne during the 2020 September Rebellon. She was charged with Obstruction of the Highway and pleaded not guilty at…

Craig Scudder, 54, former City broker from Hertfordshire

Craig, who now builds eco-houses, was first arrested outside Parliament during the 2019 April Rebellion but was not prosecuted. He was arrested again while blocking Millbank outside MI5 during the 2019 October Rebellion for Obstruction of the Highway, tried at City of London Magistrates’ Court on 10th February 2021, found…

Peter Quicke, 57, record label owner from London

Peter was arrested on 26th April 2019 outside The Bank England in the City of London during the 2019 April Rebellion under Section 14 of the Public Order Act. He pleaded guilty on 11th October 2019 at City of London Magistrates’ Court and received a six month conditional discharge and…

Gully Bujak, 28, activist from East London

Gully was first arrested by the pink boat in Oxford Circus during the 2019 April Rebellion and charged with Obstruction of the Highway. She pleaded guilty at her trial on 26th November 2019 at City of London Magistrates’ Court and received a six month conditional discharge and £105 court costs.…

Mark Hood, 51, gardener from Tonbridge

Mark, who is also a local councillor, was arrested on Sunday 21st April on Waterloo Bridge during the 2019 April Rebellion under Section 14 of the Public Order Act. He pleaded guilty on 11th October 2019 at City of London Magistrates’ Court and received a six month conditional discharge and…

Jakki Phillips, 51, office manager from Westcott

Jakki (pictured right with fellow member of Larks Rising affinity group Jeremy McBurney) was arrested on Saturday, 20th April 2019 on Waterloo Bridge during the 2019 April Rebellion under Section 14 of the Public Order Act. She was tried on 24th January 2020 at City of London Magistrates Court and…

Charlotte Kirin, 52, social worker from Bury St Edmunds

Charlotte was first arrested on 2nd September 2020 at Parliament Square in an extended non-cooperation action during the 2020 September Rebellion and charged under Section 14 of the Public Order Act. She pleaded guilty by post and received a six month conditional discharge. She was arrested again on 5th September…

Tim Speers, 35, full-time volunteer from North East London

Tim, who is originally from Cornwall, was arrested for the first time was on Waterloo Bridge on 15th April 2019, the first evening of the 2019 April Rebellion. He was arrested again two days later at Parliament Square. He was charged with two counts of Obstruction of the Highway and…

BREAKING: ‘Better broken windows than broken promises’ – Extinction Rebellion women break windows at Barclays HQ in Canary Wharf

Email: press@extinctionrebellion.ukPhone:  +44(0)7986671716Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | Media Assets | Donate#RepairHarm #BarclaysUK #FossilBanks #MoneyRebellion On Wednesday 7th of April at 7am seven women from Extinction Rebellion carefully cracked the glass in the windows of Barclays HQ in Canary Wharf, London. The women wore patches reading ‘better broken windows than broken promises’ and placed stickers on the windows…

Tim Speers, 35, full-time XR volunteer from London

Tim, who is originally from Cornwall, was arrested for the first time was on Waterloo Bridge on 15th April 2019, the first evening of the 2019 April Rebellion. He was arrested again two days later at Parliament Square. He was charged with two counts of Obstruction of the Highway and…

Mayer Hillman in conversation with XR Activists

Mayer Hillman in conversation with Extinction Rebellion activists Clare Farrell, La Pethick, Becky Plenderleith and Jill Lewis. Recorded in February 2021 The post Mayer Hillman in conversation with XR Activists appeared first on Extinction Rebellion UK. Source: Mayer Hillman in conversation with XR Activists

David Lambert, 60, historian from Stroud

David, a father of three, was first arrested on 5th February 2019 for Criminal Damage at the Stroud District Council offices and released without charge. He was arrested again on 15th April 2019, the first day of the 2019 April Rebellion, for an action at the Shell HQ in Waterloo…

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