ENVIRONMENTAL groups in Oxford have come together to put on a hustings focusing on climate change.

Oxford East candidates will be asked to answer questions about what they will do if elected to address the growing threats posed by climate change and ecological breakdown.

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It has been organised by Oxford Extinction Rebellion, Oxford Friends of the Earth, Parents for Future Oxford, Oxford Climate Society and Oxford Climate Policy Forum.

The hustings will take place today at 7pm in New Road Baptist Church, Bonn Square.