UK nurses break 106-year record, protest poor pay

United Kingdom nurses on Thursday staged an unprecedented one-day strike as a “last resort” in their fight for better wages and working conditions, despite warnings it could put patients at risk. Up... Read more »

Parents protest outside north London school over ‘devastating’ proposed cuts to deaf provision staff

P arents are protesting proposed staffing cuts in the deaf provision at a north London primary school. Parents and pupils held placards reading ‘save our deaf unit’ and ‘don’t make deaf kids... Read more »

Parents of deaf pupils at London school stage protest over cuts | Deafness and hearing loss

Parents of deaf pupils have staged a protest over planned cuts at their north London primary school, which they say will target the most vulnerable children and disproportionately affect their education. Laycock... Read more »

Just Stop Oil activists are staging a large protest in Central London this afternoon (December 10) that has caused significant traffic disruption

Protesters gathered in Parliament Square before marching in solidarity with the 150 people imprisoned this year for participating in Just Stop Oil (JSO) actions. The event, according to JSO, aims to “celebrate... Read more »

China’s Covid policy didn’t have to end in riot and protest. This is why it did | Stephen Reicher

On Thursday 24 November, a fire broke out on the 15th floor of an apartment block in Urumqi, capital of the western Chinese province of Xinjiang. At least 10 people died, all... Read more »

Protest fear over plans for Chinese embassy in Tower Hamlets

Families living on an East London housing estate are furious that the Chinese Embassy could soon be dropped on their doorsteps – as they don’t want to deal with noisy protesters. Residents... Read more »

Dartford Crossing: Men to stand trial over QEII Bridge protest

Two men accused of causing the closure of the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at Dartford for two days in October are due to stand trial next year. Marcus Decker, 33, of no... Read more »

Southeastern timetable change draws protest to Blackheath railway station – South London News

Angry commuters stood outside Blackheath railway station on Saturday to protest against Southeastern’s proposed timetable changes. The changes will mean passengers will not be able to get a direct service from Blackheath to... Read more »

Several different protest groups are expected to take to the streets on Saturday, 5 November, including Million Mask March and Just Stop Oil. Met officers will respond effectively and quickly to any emerging public order incidents

  The Met has been planning for some time the policing of these demonstrations with partners British Transport Police and City of London Police to ensure the safety and security of people... Read more »

Six people have been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage following protest activity – UKNIP

*.* At around 8.20am Thames House in Millbank was sprayed with paint. Officersresponded and made one arrest for criminal damage at 8.45am At around 08:29hrs, the News UK building in London Bridge... Read more »