BREAKING: Labour motion passed by the Commons, but government stops short of approving formal climate emergency
Commons motion calls for net zero before 2050 goal, new targets for clean tech deployment, and circular economy plan
Activists to stage a protest in Parliament Square as Labour prepares to table motion declaring a 'climate emergency' and hopes grow for net zero target
Draft Environment Bill sets out worse environmental and climate change safeguards for UK than current EU policy, EFRA committee warns
Protestors stage sit-in on Vauxhall Bridge and reports suggest Heathrow could be targeted, as Michael Gove insists the government understands action to slash emissions 'needs to be taken'
A survey shows more than half of the British public support today's school strikes for climate action, while leading government figures have now also given the protests their blessing