Young people are an "unstoppable" force in pressuring world leaders to act on climate change, teenage activist Greta Thunberg told a United Nations panel on Saturday. Addressing a UN Youth Climate Summit in New York, Thunberg said Friday's wave of climate strikes across the globe demonstrated the impact of young people in the battle to save the planet. The panel was attended by UN secretary-general António Guterres. Thunberg will speak at the main UN Climate Action Summit, in the presence of global leaders, on Monday.
Winter is arriving. It is an early start in Moira for John Tate as his pigs are being loaded for the factory. It is a similar story over in Struell Wells near Downpatrick, as Paul Turley's Angus cross cattle have reached the perfect weight for processing. At the Bell's near Ballymena their flock of turkeys is almost ready for the Christmas market. Drew and Valerie McConnell are on alert for calving cows at their Omagh dairy farm. Henry Savage from Cullyhannna is in Ballymena for the Autumn Pedigree Limousin sales.
Travel giant Thomas Cook has ceased trading after failing to secure a last-ditch rescue deal, leaving an estimated 150,000 Britons abroad awaiting repatriation. The company was unable to secure the extra GBP200 million needed to keep the business afloat following a full day of crucial talks with the major shareholder and creditors on Sunday. In a statement, the UK Civil Aviation Authority said: "Thomas Cook Group, including the UK tour operator and airline, has ceased trading with immediate effect. "All Thomas Cook bookings, including flights and holidays, have now been cancelled."
Boris Johnson visits ta Pimlico Primary school in South West London, to meet staff and students and launch an education drive which could see up to 30 new free schools established. The PM said: "We want to see more great schools across the country. Up to 30 new free schools is at the heart of this programme but that's on top of the 14 billion that we're spending on primary and secondary schools and further education."
Moama Anglican Grammar Grade 6 student Digby Newman has the disadvantaged in his heart as he does his part to support the Echuca Foodshare by donating food and other items to the cause.
Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg who has sparked school strikes worldwide against global warming joins thousands of students in Hamburg, urging them to stay angry and fight for change.
Nations strike a deal to implement the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty after marathon UN talks that failed to match the ambition the world's most vulnerable countries need to avert dangerous global warming.
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