Preston campaigners urge Lancashire County Council to 'declare a climate emergency' during protest march

There were colourful and noisy scenes in Preston city centre today as young people joined a protest and march raising awareness of climate change.

Friday, 15th March 2019, 12:32 pm
Updated Friday, 15th March 2019, 1:43 pm
Protest march on Fishergate

Around 50 youngsters, along with more than 50 adults, marched from the train station to the flag market, and then on to County Hall in a bid to ask Lancashire County Council to declare a ‘climate emergency’, as councils in other areas have done.

A similar march took place last month

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Protest march on Fishergate