Athlone Students Band Together To Tackle Climate Change

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Over 1,000 students in Athlone have been demonstrating against climate change today.

Students from schools across the town have banded together to walk to school along the Greenway – ditching the cars and saving their carbon footprint as part of Active Week.

The pupils are hoping to make it an annual event, insisiting their collaborative efforts will make a difference.

Organiser and TY student in Athlone Community College Kirsten Greasley says the atmosphere is electric: