Published on Tue Jan 10, 2012 by David Colbran

UK Uncut activists visited a series of shops in Liverpool city centre. The aim was to protest against cuts to public services; they argued cuts would be unnecessary if corporations did not employ massive tax avoidance policies. First up was an occupation and protest outside of the HSBC Bank on Lord Street, which closed the branch for two hours. Then the group moved and occupied Top Shop, where security closed the store and the peaceful protesters sang songs, making their point heard and left after 20 minutes. Finally, there was a whistle stop tour through the Liverpool One shopping area, stopping briefly at Vodafone, NatWest Bank, before a small celebration of conga dancing in the aisles of Tescos on Bold Street. Liverpool, England UK, 7th January 2012

UK Uncut activists Liverpool HSBC

 

Direct action HSBC

 

Fat cats out sign

 

Bank occupation

 

Top Shop occupation Liverpool

 

Police monitor demonstration

 

UK Uncut Liverpool Tesco protest

 

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you would like to licence UK Uncut images directly from me, please complete the contact form and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

Prev |< Stock photography | Photographers website design >| Next

Tags: uk-uncut, protest, demo, demonstration

Author: David Colbran

Photographs of the demolition of former post office sorting office in Liverpool, Copperas Hill. This follows on from a personal project documenting the inside a few years back.

Demolition begins at Copperas Hill postal sorting office

Photographs of the demolition of former post office sorting office in Liverpool, Copperas Hill. This follows on from a personal project documenting the inside a few years back.

As an experienced photographer, trust me, I’ve seen loads of brief documents and drawing on my experience I thought I would blog my tips and advice.
Top 6 tips on writing a killer brief for photographers
As an experienced photographer, trust me, I’ve seen loads of brief documents and drawing on my exper ...
Tinariwen are poet-guitarists and soul rebels from the Southern Sahara desert. Their music expresses the aspirations of their people, the Kel Tamashek or 'Touareg' of the southern Sahara desert.
Tinariwen - live photographs from gig in Liverpool
Tinariwen are poet-guitarists and soul rebels from the Southern Sahara desert. Their music expresses ...
David J Colbran is one of the best commercial photographers supplying photography for Architectural, Construction and Industrial sectors in Liverpool, Merseyside and the North West
Industrial photography in the North West
With over 10 years experience working at manufacturing and industry locations I've worked with some ...

Page top - © 2005 - 2017 DJC Design - Liverpool photography and web design. All rights reserved.