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Grantham steeplejack sleeps in a tree in Parliament Square as part of Extinction Rebellion protests




A Grantham steeplejack has joined thousands of climate change protesters in London after cycling over 200 miles to get there.

Ben McGorty got on his bike a few weeks ago to join the Earth March and subsequent protests which have seen thousands of Extinction Rebellion protesters gather in the capital to put pressure on governments to take action on climate change.

Ben, 50, has since returned to London and has joined protesters filling Parliament Square. He climbed a tree as part of his protest and slept there in a hammock last night.


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