Climate change strike Traffic outside Parliament at standstill as students take day

Youth Strike 4 Climate movement organisers said strikes are taking place in 60 towns and cities, with youngsters carrying banners bearing slogans saying: “There is no planet B”. Huge turnouts at London and Brighton caused roads to be closed as the disruption continued into Friday afternoon.  Traffic outside Parliament has been brought to a standstill by protesting students who have taken the day off school for a climate change strike.  Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. In Parliament Square, two students brandishing a bottle of champagne climbed on to the roof of the number 11 bus to Fulham Broadway. Traffic… Schoolchildren are among those taking a stand with thousands of pupils walking out of class to demand immediate action. read more

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