DPAC banner takes Westminster Bridge in protest against austerity cuts to disability rights, independence, support and benefits, 7 September 2016. This is part of an ongoing nationwide week of direct action to think about #RightsNotGames.
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“Demonstrators closed down Westminster Bridge today staging a march which blocked traffic. Several hundred demonstrators marched onto the bridge, taking the road and preventing traffic from passing. Police were quickly at the scene and surrounded the demonstration as they unfurled a large banner. Though they still were unable to prevent some of group from locking themselves into position, prolonging the period of time Westminster Bridge remained shut..”