Today, a day of school strikes around the world, a group of girls supported by a couple of staff members from St Mary's were outside Tesco protesting about the supermarket's extensive use of plastic. They were talking to shoppers, collecting signatures for a petition to be handed to Tesco, and distributing information on plastic free and eco-friendly stores we can shop at. The shops highlighted were Coconut & Cotton in Shaftesbury and two additional online stores: The Plastic Free Shop and Peace with the Wild. They hadn't heard about Planet Shaftesbury - but now they have!
XR has just published a strategy for 2020. It may be of interest whether you're concentrating on what can be done locally in response to the climate and ecological emergencies, or have also acted alongside other XR rebels to influence policy around climate change. Find it here: https://rebellion.earth/wp/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/XRUK-Strategy-Document-2020.pdf?link_id=12&can_id=6d9c2754b73116c86bd9d9ffde36fe37&source=email-strategy-for-2020-and-a-win-to-start-the-year&email_referrer=email_722168&email_subject=strategy-for-2020-and-a-win-to-start-the-year