Wednesday 6th: G8 Blockades


On Wednesday 6th July, the first day of the G8 summit, many groups aim to blockade the G8 leaders [call], while others will demonstrate outside the Gleneagles hotel. More blockading actions and demonstrations are planned in Edinburgh and Glasgow.

[Complete timelines: Stirling/Gleneagles Timeline | March on Gleneagles | Edinburgh Timeline | Glasgow Timeline ]

Update 6:00: About 200 protestors blockade Junction 9 of the M9 motorway. Violent clashes with police.

Update midnight: Beacon ablaze above Gleneagles at Blairdeneon (Ochill Hills).


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