Archives For August 2012

NUPE demonstration in protest at plans to privatise the domestic workers at Barking Hospital © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

 

Day of Action by domestic workers at Hammersmith Hospital, in protest at privatisation of the service © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Domestics from Barking Hospital lobby a meeting of Redbridge District Health Authority over plans to contract out their jobs © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Health workers and local residents lobby a meeting of Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea District Health Authority to protest at the decision to put catering and cleaning services at St. Mary’s and St. Charles Hospitals out to private tender © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

 

Disabled protesters clash with police as DPAC and UK Uncut occupy the Department of Work and Pensions DWP against the cuts to disabled benefits through the Paralympic sponsor Atos. London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Disabled protesters clash with police as DPAC and UK Uncut occupy the Department of Work and Pensions DWP against the cuts to disabled benefits through the Paralympic sponsor Atos. London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Disabled protesters clash with police as DPAC and UK Uncut occupy the Department of Work and Pensions DWP against the cuts to disabled benefits through the Paralympic sponsor Atos. London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Placard remembering cancer sufferer Cecilia Burns who was declared fit to work by Atos and has died. Disabled protesters from DPAC and UK Uncut against the cuts to disabled benefits through the Paralympic sponsor Atos, outside Atos HQ, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Disabled protesters as DPAC and UK Uncut occupy the Department of Work and Pensions DWP against the cuts to disabled benefits through the Paralympic sponsor Atos, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Disabled protesters as DPAC and UK Uncut occupy the Department of Work and Pensions DWP against the cuts to disabled benefits through the Paralympic sponsor Atos, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

 

HD video footage herehere and here

The Closing Atos Ceremony: Disabled protesters lay a coffin outside Atos HQ to represent the people who have committed suicide after having their benefits cut. Opening day of the Paralympics. Euston, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk 

Armband referencing the nazi holocaust and their treatment of the disabled. Disabled protesters lay a coffin outside Atos HQ to represent the people who have committed suicide after having their benefits cut. Opening day of the Paralympics. Euston, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

The Closing Atos Ceremony: Disabled protesters lay a coffin outside Atos HQ to represent the people who have committed suicide after having their benefits cut. RIP. Opening day of the Paralympics. Euston, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk 

Martin Powell-Davies, NUT National Exec. Teachers protest outside the Department for Education over changes in GCSE grade boundaries © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Education journalist and writer Francis Beckett. Teachers protest outside the Department for Education over changes in GCSE grade boundaries © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

Students and Teachers protest outside the Department for Education over changes in GCSE grade boundaries © Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Campaign Against Climate Change protest marking the minimum sea ice record with a block of ice carved to represent an iceberg. The Arctic ocean sea ice around Greenland has reduced to 1.58 million square miles this summer, Downing Street, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Campaign Against Climate Change protest marking the minimum sea ice record with a block of ice carved to represent an iceberg. The Arctic ocean sea ice around Greenland has reduced to 1.58 million square miles this summer, Downing Street, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Campaign Against Climate Change protest marking the minimum sea ice record with a block of ice carved to represent an iceberg. The Arctic ocean sea ice around Greenland has reduced to 1.58 million square miles this summer, Downing Street, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Demonstration outside the Republic of Ecuador Embassy in support of Julian Assange Wikileaks founder, who is claiming political asylum. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Demonstration outside the Republic of Ecuador Embassy in support of Julian Assange Wikileaks founder, who is claiming political asylum. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Demonstration outside the Republic of Ecuador Embassy in support of Julian Assange Wikileaks founder, who is claiming political asylum. London.
© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Free Pussy Riot demonstration in support of the Russian feminist punk-rock collective who have been found guilty of hooliganism, following a brief masked guerrilla performance of a blasphemous anti Putin song on the altar of Russian main church. Russian Embassy, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Free Pussy Riot demonstration in support of the Russian feminist punk-rock collective who have been found guilty of hooliganism, following a brief masked guerrilla performance of a blasphemous anti Putin song on the altar of Russian main church. Russian Embassy, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Free Pussy Riot demonstration in support of the Russian feminist punk-rock collective who have been found guilty of hooliganism, following a brief masked guerrilla performance of a blasphemous anti Putin song on the altar of Russian main church. Russian Embassy, London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Showers and bathroom facilities. Apparantly overcrowded £18.00 per night portacabin accommodation for cleaners during the London 2012 Olympics, Camp Cleanevent (Spotless International Services), Newham. London. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

The Seanna, one of the Super-yachts moored at Canary Wharf for the London 2012 Olympics. Tower Hamlets, East London. The Seanna is a 213-foot boat that is being chartered out to super-wealthy visitors for the Games and the duration of the summer for £294,000 a week. © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Staff try to carry on as protesters from Montgomeryshire Against Pylons occuply the SPEN and National Grid Public consultation event and exhibition Information Event windfarm roadshow. The preferred routes selected to connect wind farms to the National Grid wil entail a 400,000-volt line will run from a substation to be built at Cefn Coch, near Llanfair Caereinion to Lower Frankton, near Oswestry, across some of the most beautiful countryside in Shropshire and Mid Wales. Cwm Llanllugan Community Centre, Cefn Coch, Powys, Wales © John Harris

Staff try to carry on as protesters from Montgomeryshire Against Pylons occuply the SPEN and National Grid Public consultation event and exhibition Information Event windfarm roadshow. The preferred routes selected to connect wind farms to the National Grid wil entail a 400,000-volt line will run from a substation to be built at Cefn Coch, near Llanfair Caereinion to Lower Frankton, near Oswestry, across some of the most beautiful countryside in Shropshire and Mid Wales. Cwm Llanllugan Community Centre, Cefn Coch, Powys, Wales © John Harris

Glyn Davies MP argues with Jeremy Lee, lead project manager for National Grid as Protesters from Montgomeryshire Against Pylons occuply the SPEN and National Grid Public consultation event and exhibition Information Event windfarm roadshow. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Protestor argues with Jeremy Lee, lead project manager for National Grid as Glyn Davies MP listens. Protesters from Montgomeryshire Against Pylons occuply the SPEN and National Grid Public consultation event and exhibition Information Event windfarm roadshow. Cwm Llanllugan Community Centre, Cefn Coch, Powys, Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Banners in the Vyrnwy valley. Protest by Montgomeryshire Against Pylons at the preferred routes selected to connect wind farms to the National Grid wil entail a 400,000-volt line will run from a substation to be built at Cefn Coch, near Llanfair Caereinion to Lower Frankton, near Oswestry, across some of the most beautiful countryside in Shropshire and Mid Wales. Powys, Wales © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk