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Video: YouthStrike4Climate in Nottingham city centre

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The Nottingham group of the national and global Youth Strike 4 Climate Change movement picketed shops and protested in Old Market Square today ( 19th July ).

The Youth Strike 4 Climate is organised by the UK Student Climate Network and the UK Youth Climate Coalition.

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Students taking part in the strike say they are being forced into action due to an “alarming” lack of action from the Government in preventing climate change.

They are calling on the government to include young people in decision making related to global warming, to have a say in their future.

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