Extinction Rebellion stages anti-Shell protest at British Track Champs

Two people carried a banner through the stands at Newport's Geraint Thomas National Velodrome

Extinction Rebellion hold 'Get shell out of british cycling' banner
(Image credit: Extinction Rebellion)

Extinction Rebellion staged a protest against British Cycling’s sponsorship deal with oil and gas company Shell UK at the British National Track Championships on Saturday morning. 

Holding a banner that read ‘Get Shell out of British Cycling,’ two members of the climate activism group walked slowly along the front of the spectator stand at the Geraint Thomas National Velodrome.

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