Extinction Rebellion

Activists 'die' in climate change protest

Dozens of protesters lay on the ground as part of a demonstration aimed at highlighting concerns over climate change in Sheffield.

People lying on the floor
BBC

People from Extinction Rebellion "died" outside Sheffield Town Hall, representing deaths "as a result of climate and ecological breakdown", the group said.

People at the protest
BBC

The same group stopped rush-hour traffic in Sheffield city centre earlier this year.