Extinction Rebellion protest against Bath 'toxic air'

They are also staging a mass lie-down at Bath Abbey Credit: Greenpeace Bath

Extinction Rebellion are in Bath protesting against the polluted air of the City.

The 'Breath in Bath' event saw hundreds of climate change activists walking through Bath, taking them directly into Queen Square for what they called a 'Protestival'.

They staged a mass lie-down at Bath Abbey to 'represent the current and future casualties of climate change'.

On the 'Breathe in Bath' Facebook page, the group said:

The police say they were working with the group to limit disruption.