UK Newswire Archive
02-04-2009 01:44Just a few photos and some short videos from this afternoon around Bank of England and Threadneedle street
02-04-2009 01:40mainstream say he collapsed, then police medics tried to treat and were attacked with bottles while doing so. the met want to prosecute attackers.
perhaps if the medics weren't wielding batons with their colleagues prior to attending the "collapsee" there might not have been any confusion. on who to through the bottles at.
02-04-2009 01:19"Street empty. They beat us out and squashed our tents. But oh what a world we created! Shame on the powers that be."
- Climate Camp London
02-04-2009 00:58a txt msg recieved from titnore woods protest site
02-04-2009 00:19As the title suggests - we need to get an update on what/if any further action is set.
Mainstream media sources, including ITV and the BBC, report the death of a protester this evening. We are not able to confirm any details about the circumstances. Anyone with hard information should contact the legal team at Bindmans Solicitors on 02078334433 to clarify the circumstances of this death. All information at the moment seems to originate from the police or rumors (which we do not wish to spread any further). We will provide timely updates of confirmed information.
01-04-2009 23:25The Evening Standard has today come up with a fake story about hundreds of anarchist planning to storm banks in the City of London. See this. http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/standard/article-23669181-details/Anarchists+planning+to+storm+City+banks/article.do
They claim to have infiltrated meetings over the past few days at the Rampart in Whitechapel.
01-04-2009 22:27Riot police trample shocked protesters caught outside Climate Camp, Bishopsgate.
01-04-2009 22:15riot police have moved into the climate camp crowd at bishopsgate and are violently dragging peaceful sitting protestors to disperse the area
01-04-2009 22:13URGENT: Are there any planned demonstrations/demos tomorrow? Details please
01-04-2009 22:01On April 1st 2009, a number of Cambridge residents successfully established a Climate Camp outside the European Climate Exchange, in protest at the UK government's contradictory policies on climate change.
01-04-2009 21:57From Sky News report...
01-04-2009 21:53Here is a link to a video on youtube of the activists breaking through police lines today (April 1st 2009) on Threadneedle Street during the G20 Meltdown demonstration.