Tar Sands Tour Media Round-up

Having emerged from a media frenzy we are pleased to share the multitude of coverage we received. As ever, not all the stories get the details right, so see our versions here and here for clarification!


Financial Times: Winners and losers from BP AGM

Press Association: Protesters Thrown Out of AGM

Press Association: Protesters dragged out of BP’s AGM

Independent: BP faces the wrath of Gulf Coast fishers and shareholders

The Guardian: BP faces storms of protest at annual meeting

The Guardian: Protesters target BP annual meeting

BBC: BP annual meeting sparks angry protests

Daily Mail: Locked out: Oil spill victims try to shame BP into paying compensation to fishermen one year on from Deepwater disaster

Reuters: BP faces angry oil spill protesters at AGM

The Mirror: Protesters thrown out of BP meeting

Channel 4: Protesters removed from BP meeting

London Evening Standard: Protesters storm stage at BP annual meeting

Metro: BP faces protester backlash at annual meeting

Sky: Protesters ejected from BP AGM in London

Demotix: Oil giant BP faces a wave of protests at AGM – Excel Centre London

**CNN video: BP’s execs face protests at AGM

**ITN video: Oil spill victims join BP protest


**Press Association Video: Protests at RBS AGM

Independent: RBS faces AGM protest over tar sands cash

The Guardian: RBS oil sands investments ‘not sound’

STV: RBS accused of being involved with ‘dirty finance’

Herald: Protesters demand halt to bank’s tar sands financing

The Guardian: Banks’ reliance on the state must end, says public accounts committee

The Telegraph: RBS AGM as it happened

Daily Mail: Investors vent fury at pay deal of RBS boss Stephen Hester

Independent: RBS chair defends CEO’s pay