November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:40 pm News  Comments Off
Occupy protesters in bid to set up camp in Parliament Square

The pro-democracy group called on supporters to “return to Parliament Square” from 6pm this evening until late on Sunday. Protesters are banned from setting up camp in front of the Palace of Westminster and Scotland Yard has warned that “an appropriate and proportionate police plan” is in place for this evening’s event. Dozens of officers [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:40 pm News  Comments Off

Students and activists protesting tuition hikes remain camped out at Wheeler Hall at the University of California at Berkeley Thursday after taking over the lobby Wednesday night, according the university’s police department. UC Berkeley police Lt. Marc DeColoude said one to two officers have been monitoring the group, which he said varies from 50-60 people [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:40 pm News  Comments Off
Occupy Parliament Square protest camp prevented

22 November 2014 Last updated at 16:19 Activists from the Occupy London protest group have been stopped by police from setting up a camp on Parliament Square. Members of the group had gathered for the start of a three-day demonstration. The Metropolitan Police said organisers had not engaged with the force and used Public Order [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 4:48 pm News No Responses »
Occupy Parliament Square protest camp prevented - BBC News

22 November 2014 Last updated at 11:19 ET Activists from the Occupy London protest group have been stopped by police from setting up a camp on Parliament Square. Members of the group had gathered for the start of a three-day demonstration. [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 3:40 pm News  Comments Off
Occupy protesters descend on square

By Press Association Published: 18:10 EST, 21 November 2014 | Updated: 18:10 EST, 21 November 2014 Pro-democracy protesters descended on central London tonight as the Occupy movement gathered to set up camp outside Parliament. Organisers called for supporters to “return to Parliament Square” outside the Palace of Westminster from 6pm until late on Sunday. Police [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 3:40 pm News  Comments Off
Occupy vows to continue protest

By Press Association Published: 09:40 EST, 22 November 2014 | Updated: 09:40 EST, 22 November 2014 Protesters who spent the night near Parliament Square today said they planned to remain outside the Supreme Court until Sunday evening. Around 30 protesters from the Occupy London group slept on land outside the Supreme Court building, which overlooks [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:40 am News  Comments Off

The Met Police issued a statement earlier today ahead of this evening’s event in Parliament Square. It read: “We are aware of an advertised event scheduled to take place between Friday, 21 November and Sunday, 23 November that involves an occupation of Parliament Square. “Our Police Liaison Team has attempted to make contact with the [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:40 am News  Comments Off

Occupy London activists defied police warnings and gathered in central London on Friday to set up camp outside parliament. Demonstrators converged on Parliament Square despite being told by Scotland Yard that they are banned from putting up tents or sleeping overnight by the landmark. About 100 demonstrators formed a blockade in the road around the [...]

 
 November 22, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:40 am News  Comments Off
Occupy protesters descend on Parliament Square for pro-democracy rally

The pro-democracy group called on supporters to “return to Parliament Square” from 6pm this evening until late on Sunday. Protesters are banned from setting up camp in front of the Palace of Westminster and Scotland Yard has warned that “an appropriate and proportionate police plan” is in place for this evening’s event. Dozens of officers [...]

 
 November 21, 2014  Posted by admin at 9:38 pm News  Comments Off

The Met Police issued a statement earlier today ahead of this evening’s event in Parliament Square. It read: “We are aware of an advertised event scheduled to take place between Friday, 21 November and Sunday, 23 November that involves an occupation of Parliament Square. “Our Police Liaison Team has attempted to make contact with the [...]