Tag: Protest

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Old Trafford barricaded amidst expected protests

An increased police and security presence is expected at Manchester United’s stadium tonight over fears of further protests. Fences and […]

Nigeria Student Society (NSS) assembled at the BBC

Salford University’s Nigerian Student Society joins #EndSARS protest against police brutality in Nigeria

The University of Salford’s Nigerian Student Society (NSS) went to the BBC studio in MediaCityUK on December 11 to protest […]

End Sars Protest

#EndSars Protest: Salford protest against police brutality in Nigeria

#EndSARS Protest: Salford  Salford has become one of the latest cities in the UK to protest against police brutality in […]

Suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst (women's rights movement), daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst, protesting the English policy in India. Trafalgar Square, London, England, [1907-1914]. Image Credit: Spaarnestad Photo, via Nationaal Archief

Salford Suffragette Commemorated for International Women’s Day

Salford Suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst (women’s rights movement), daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst, protesting the English policy in India. Trafalgar Square, London, […]

Group of local people demonstrating against new bus lane plans. Credit: Holly Pritchard.

‘Does a bus lane fit here?’ Protesters hold demonstration against new bus lane plans

Early this morning a group of local residents held a demonstration against the council’s bus lane plans set for the […]

“This strike is vital” – Member of Youth Parliament for Salford supports Youth Strike for Climate

“This strike is vital” – Member of Youth Parliament for Salford supports Youth Strike for Climate

Young people in Greater Manchester are planning to join a second school strike for climate on Friday as part of a global day of protest by young people to demand action against climate change. Alex Derbyshire, 17, Member of Youth Parliament for Salford, is a strong supporter of the movement.

Say No to Tommy Robinson march and rally in London on Sunday 9th December 2018. Photo: Garry Knight

Calls for counter-protest against Tommy Robinson in Salford’s Media City

Salford anti-racist groups have vowed to protest against Tommy Robinson when he comes to Media City on Saturday February 23.

Protestors clash in Media City over Israeli hosting of Eurovision 2019

Protestors clash in Media City over Israeli hosting of Eurovision 2019

Protestors from opposing activist movements clashed in Media City over the hosting of this year’s Eurovision contest in Israel.

“It’s a national emergency”: Salford residents protest about cladding at Parliament

“It’s a national emergency”: Salford residents protest about cladding at Parliament

Residents living in tower blocks across Salford travelled to London yesterday to demand the removal of dangerous cladding from their tower blocks.

“Our voices will and must be heard”: protesters against Gaza violence

Protesters gathered in Manchester on Saturday to demonstrate against the recent violent attacks in Gaza which has left four more […]