Climate demonstration at Linlithgow Cross

While the COP26 conference was taking place in Glasgow, climate activists took to the streets of Linlithgow last weekend.

Thursday, 11th November 2021, 6:00 am
Protesters at Linlithgow Cross for the Global Day of Action for Climate Justice.

A peaceful demonstration took place at Linlithgow Cross at noon last Saturday to celebrate the Global Day of Action for Climate Justice. In spite of the wind and rain, around 150 local activists, including many children, turned out.

Youngsters taking part in the climate change protest.
Crowds at Linlithgow Cross.
Speaker Pamela Barnes – a volunteer with Transition Linlithgow.
Rev Dr Liam Fraser – Minister at St Michael’s Parish Church, Linlithgow.
Julia Calabrese – a senior pupil from Linlithgow Academy’s Eco Committee.
Finlay Hudson, a senior pupil from Linlithgow Academy’s Eco Committee.
Mukami McCrum MBE – human rights activist and a Trustee of Christian Aid, from Linlithgow.
Many local youngsters took part in the protest, despite the rain.