Thousands of people have taken part in a march for climate action in London – one of more than 2,000 marches which took place around the world.
Campaigners, including actress Emma Thompson and singer Peter Gabriel, marched along Embankment to a rally in Parliament Square.
Other marches in the UK took place in Manchester, Edinburgh, Sheffield, Stroud and Dudley.
Organisers said they expected more than 10,000 people to take part in London.
Co-organiser Avaaz later claimed at least 40,000 people had participated. Continue Reading ?