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PSC calls for East Sussex pension fund divestments

Already under pressure due to its fossil fuel investments, East Sussex County Council now faces calls to divest from companies which the Palestine Solidarity Campaign says are involved in violations of Palestinian human rights. Nick Terdre reports.

Local artists celebrate the end of BP Tate sponsorship

A group of local artists called HEART (Hastings Environmental Artist Response Team) has issued a statement hailing the end of oil giant BP’s twenty-six year sponsorship of two of Britain’s most iconic art galleries, and calling for other institutions, local and national, to sever their links with the fossil fuel industries.

Posted 16:40 Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016 In: Arts News Tags: Beccy Mccray BP Britain Erica Smith Fossil fuel divestment Modern Sarah Macbeth Tate

Local greens take part in protest against BP’s arts sponsorship

Members of the Hastings and Rye Green Party and Combe Haven Defenders participated in recent protests in London against oil major BP’s sponsorship of British arts bodies. Nick Terdre reports.

Posted 20:08 Saturday, Sep 19, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: BP BP Portrait Award British Museum Combe Haven Defenders Gabriel Carlyle Hastings and Rye Green Party National Portrait Gallery Nick Terdre Royal Opera House Tate Gallery
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