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‘Enough is enough’: Why workers and campaigners are protesting around the country
Cost of Living Crisis

‘Enough is enough’: Why workers and campaigners are protesting around the country

Campaign groups including Enough is Enough, Don’t Pay UK, unions like the RMT and CWU and climate campaigners have taken to the streets to demand change.

All the protests and strikes taking place this weekend as anger grows over the economic crisis
Protest

All the protests and strikes taking place this weekend as anger grows over the economic crisis

Energy prices are set to soar on Saturday – and thousands are taking to the street to protest

Anti-monarchy protesters hold blank signs outside Parliament after arrests
King Charles

Anti-monarchy protesters hold blank signs outside Parliament after arrests

Protesters held ‘not my king’ signs and blank pieces of paper in response to police arrests in the last few days

Why are anti-monarchy protesters being arrested after the Queen’s death?
Protest

Why are anti-monarchy protesters being arrested after the Queen’s death?

Rwanda scheme protesters fear treatment of refugees will worsen under Liz Truss
Activism

Rwanda scheme protesters fear treatment of refugees will worsen under Liz Truss

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Don’t Pay UK to stage protest outside Ofgem offices as energy price rise is confirmed
Energy Bils

Don’t Pay UK to stage protest outside Ofgem offices as energy price rise is confirmed

Fragile: The Taiwanese protest song that China couldn’t silence
Protest

Fragile: The Taiwanese protest song that China couldn’t silence

Policing Extinction Rebellion protests cost the Met over £10million
Protest

Policing Extinction Rebellion protests cost the Met over £10million

The ‘paramilitary’ tactics used by police to suppress protest
podcast

The ‘paramilitary’ tactics used by police to suppress protest

Anti-LGBTQ+ protesters targeted a drag queen at a children’s storytime event in the UK
LGBTQ+ Rights

Anti-LGBTQ+ protesters targeted a drag queen at a children’s storytime event in the UK

A climate change protest has been cancelled because of climate change
Heatwave

A climate change protest has been cancelled because of climate change

Rallies planned outside detention centres in solidarity with those locked up ahead of Rwanda flights
Rwanda policy

Rallies planned outside detention centres in solidarity with those locked up ahead of Rwanda flights

Patrick Vallance set to brief MPs on dangers of climate crisis after man’s 37-day hunger strike
Climate Crisis

Patrick Vallance set to brief MPs on dangers of climate crisis after man’s 37-day hunger strike

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Public Order Bill: Linking arms at a protest could mean a year in prison under proposed laws, warn MPs
Right to protest

Public Order Bill: Linking arms at a protest could mean a year in prison under proposed laws, warn MPs

A US-funded anti-abortion group is trying to influence UK anti-protest legislation
Protest

A US-funded anti-abortion group is trying to influence UK anti-protest legislation

Protests could add £200m to cost of building HS2
HS2

Protests could add £200m to cost of building HS2

Priti Patel’s new bill ‘treats peaceful protest like knife crime or terrorism’
Public Order Bill

Priti Patel’s new bill ‘treats peaceful protest like knife crime or terrorism’

Police accused of using ‘fear tactic’ after arrested climate activist banned from protests
Protest

Police accused of using ‘fear tactic’ after arrested climate activist banned from protests

Public do not support Priti Patel’s plans to increase police powers, poll finds
Public Order Bill

Public do not support Priti Patel’s plans to increase police powers, poll finds

Cleaners protest at Downing Street over ‘culture of disrespect’ exposed in Sue Gray report
Activism

Cleaners protest at Downing Street over ‘culture of disrespect’ exposed in Sue Gray report

How you can have your say on Priti Patel’s anti-protest Public Order Bill
Public Order Bill

How you can have your say on Priti Patel’s anti-protest Public Order Bill

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Protesters blockade Northern Irish and Scottish ports calling for boycott of P&O Ferries
P&O Ferries

Protesters blockade Northern Irish and Scottish ports calling for boycott of P&O Ferries

Families fear another Jamaica deportation charter flight is imminent after reports of detentions
Deportations

Families fear another Jamaica deportation charter flight is imminent after reports of detentions

The government will ‘stop at nothing’ to block disruptive climate protests, Grant Shapps says
Climate protests

The government will ‘stop at nothing’ to block disruptive climate protests, Grant Shapps says

Confirmed: Police will be able to crack down on noisy protests
Policing Bill

Confirmed: Police will be able to crack down on noisy protests

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