Olympic cheats awarded medals by gender equality group at Oxford Circus

By Angela Lovely Gender equality campaign group UK Feminista held a protest today (31 March) outside the Nike Town store at Oxford Circus in support of Bangladeshi garment workers. In a mock medal ceremony the protesters awarded "cheat" medals to sportswear companies Adidas, Nike and Puma. The demonstration comes in the wake of  research by …

Pro-choice protesters outnumber attendees at prayer vigil in Bedford Square

By News Reporters Hundreds of people supporting pro-choice gathered in Bedford Square this evening (30 March) to oppose an anti-abortion group who had organised a prayer vigil outside the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS) clinic. The Bloomsbury Pro-Choice Alliance called the demonstration against the American-style 40 Days for Life group who have been holding their …

Party and protest in Oxford Street

Thousands of activists celebrated with music, dance and a Trojan horse while protesting against tax avoidance and government cuts to welfare and services. By Linus Rees An event organised by UK Uncut brought a party atmosphere to Oxford Street on Saturday afternoon as hundreds of thousands of people marched through central London to protest at …