Nosemonkey's EUtopia

In search of a European identity

Protest exclusion zone

Looks like now the initial interest has died down they’ve started testing the protest exclusion zone law again, briefly arresting Brian Haw and an unnamed woman yesterday “on suspicion of obstructing police”> Considering Haw’s barely moved from his position on the Parliament Square roundabout (which is all it effectively is) for four years, and that there are no pedestrian crossings to the patch of grass opposite parliament where he stages his lone protest, it sounds like the police must have gone out of their way to be obstructed by the guy. It’s hardly like he’s easy to miss – that’s the whole reason the government are so keen to evict him…