Thousands set to lobby their MPs online for green recovery

The first virtual mass lobby of MPs will see constituents call for a green recovery, as polling shows a majority of people want stronger action on climate change.The Climate Coalition held a mass lobby of MPs last year around Parliament, connecting constituents with their elected representatives to discuss green action.But this year, thousands are signing up for an online version on June 30, organised in the face of the pandemic by the coalition of groups ranging from the RSPB and National Trust to the Women’s Institute and Oxfam.It comes as polling for the Climate Coalition shows climate change is still high on people’s agenda – and many think that as the UK emerges from lockdown there is an opportunity to tackle climate change.

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