Latest XR events & upcoming actions

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Hope you’re as well as you can be. Here’s what’s happening in and around Stroud.

Barclays action Cheltenham – Saturday 19th February

Did you know that Barclays Bank is a big investor in fossil fuels? It’s the focus of national XR action this month and our next local protest about this on Saturday 19 February in Cheltenham at Barclays Bank 12 to 2pm.

Next Just Stop Oil meeting

If you missed the meeting in Stroud last week there’s another Just Stop Oil meeting in Gloucester also on Saturday 19 February at 2 to 4pm at the Friends Meeting House, Greyfriars, Southgate Street, Gloucester GL1 1TS.​

Can you help with leafleting?

Just Stop Oil are asking for volunteers for deliver leaflets door to door in Gloucester in the next week or so. Just Stop Oil is willing to pay £80 for 1,000 leaflets delivered.

XR Stroud Samba - beginners are welcome

XR Stroud Samba are practicing again​

Our samba band are getting ready for the next rebellion. We’re practicing on alternate Fridays and Sundays 7:30 to 9pm. ​Beginners are welcome and all training is provided – no musical experience is necessary. Please bring a mask. You can find out more information here​.

Meeting outside when it’s warmer

Thanks for everyone that got in touch about meeting outside. It’s still much too cold for us to meet in the park again, but we’ll aim to try this again in March so we’re ready for the next rebellion on April 9, so watch this space.