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Met officers endure a torrid day of protest under a scorching sun

Chris Hobbs writes how stand offs between police and protesters under a hot sun on 'Freedom Day' quickly turned aggressive.

A police officer confronts protesters at an anti-vaccination protest in Parliament Square, London

A police officer confronts protesters at an anti-vaccination protest in Parliament Square, London

Date - 21st July 2021
By - Chris Hobbs
It took about ten minutes from the advertised 11am start of the protest to the protesters making their first aggressive move. About 2,000 anti-Lockdown, anti-vaccine, anti-mask protesters had congregated in Parliament Square in order to stage a...
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