Greta Thunberg in Bristol: schools shut as students join climate strike

Greta Thunberg in Bristol: schools shut as students join climate strike Thousands joining activist for march expected to bring traffic in parts of city to a standstill Schools closed, lecture theatres were emptying and offices shutting as thousands of people made their way to hear Greta Thunberg speak at a youth climate strike in Bristol.Teenage organisers of the Bristol Youth Strike 4 Climate insisted that Friday’s event would be well run and safe, and dismissed concerns expressed by police and council officials at the scale of event as “patronising.” Continue reading… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/feb/28/greta-thunberg-bristol-schools-shut-students-join-climate-strike