Street in Islington, North London, described as a no go area at the time, barricaded by the locals in protest against rent rises, means testing and evictions under the proposed new rent act.© NLA/reportdigital.co.ukClick to see more photos
Squatters talk to printers, lobby of The Evening News and Daily Mail over negative news coverage of squatting, London 1975© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
1976: Graffiti on a bricked-up empty council owned property in Westbourne Park Road, West London. A number of empty houses in the street were occupied by squatters. Think of this as a window.© Philip Wolmuth/reportdigital.co.uk
Squatters outside court. Piers Corbyn (L), one of the leaders and brother to Jeremy Corbyn, London 1979© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
Police and baliffs evicting squatters, London 1979© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
Meeting of squatters who took over part of housing estate, Kennington, South London 1980© NLA/reportdigital.co.uk
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