Anti Bush Protest in Pictures

Lindsey
By Lindsey Last edited 124 months ago
Anti Bush Protest in Pictures
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Bush Protest, Parliament Square courtesy of randydandy via the Londonist Flickr pool

Following on from our weekend report on the anti-George Bush protests in Parliament Square on Sunday a whole crop of photos have been posted in the Londonist Flickr pool capturing the passion behind the protest and the frankly alarming flashpoint as police barricaded Whitehall.

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Courtesy of Simon Rigglesworth via the Londonist Flickr pool

25 arrests were reported as allegations of heavy handed policing were thrown around.

Friction TV were also there, to get the insider's view. Although, the footage stops short of engaging with the police and their batons.

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If you were there, please comment and tell us what the demonstration and stand off with the police was like.

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Riot police reinforcements called in as police banned protesters from marching along Whitehall to Downing Street to protest against the visit of George Bush. Courtesy of Daniel_C_C via the Londonist Flickr pool

Many thanks to our eye witnesses Friction TV, randydandy, Simon Rigglesworth and Daniel_C_C.

Last Updated 17 June 2008