Monday 22 October 2018

Dame Vivienne Westwood takes to ‘catwalk’ in fracking protest

She was joined by her son Joe Corre at the demonstration.

Dame Vivienne Westwood (Yui Mok/PA)
Dame Vivienne Westwood (Yui Mok/PA)

By Press Association Reporters

Fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood turned model in an anti-fracking protest against multinational chemical company Ineos.

She was snapped alongside models and activists on Thursday at the #INEOSVTHEPEOPLE catwalk presentation at the Gran Caffe in London, near the company’s head office.

Dame Vivienne, 76, wore a  campaign dress and carried a placard reading ‘Frack off Ineos’.

She was joined by her son Joe Corre at the demonstration who told the Press Association they would continue to fight against fracking.

#INEOSVTHEPEOPLE catwalk presentation – London

He labelled the government “hypocritical” over their declaration of war on plastic while supporting the fracking industry.

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