Extinction Rebellion 'die ins' around Brighton and Hove – in pictures

Climate campaigners took to the streets in a mass 'die in' event in 11 locations across the city.

Monday, 29th April 2019, 12:31 pm
Updated Monday, 29th April 2019, 12:33 pm
Extinction Rebellion 'die ins' around Brighton and Hove  in pictures
Extinction Rebellion 'die ins' around Brighton and Hove in pictures

The stunt on Saturday (April 27) was organised by Extinction Rebellion and involved almost 300 people. Click here for a full report.

Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion held a number of demonstrations across Brighton on Saturday (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
The idea was to symbolise 'both the mass extinction of wildlife we are already witnessing and humanitys own looming extinction'. (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
One of those die ins was held at the Palace Pier (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
Activists staged 'die ins' across 11 locations in the city (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
Young activists played their part (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
Demonstrators held up placards, like this activist at the i360 (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
And activists lay on the ground at various locations during the die in (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
Here's one of the die-ins outside Brighton Town Hall (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
And another in Jubilee Square (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
At the Royal Pavilion Gardens (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
At Hove Lawns (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
And at the Brighton Palace Pier (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
And on Brighton beach (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
The activists want the Government to take action on climate change (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)
Hundreds took part in the die ins (Photograph: Danny Fitzpatrick)