UK Uncut in Liverpool - a day of action and protest

Published on Tue Jan 10, 2012 by

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 J Colbran
David has been shooting construction photography for over 15 years producing images for clients across the UK. He is always happy to chat about your photography requirements.

Construction Photographer Liverpool

A lot of my recent commissions have been as a construction photographer in Merseyside and beyond. I've worked for both development companies and directly for manufacturers as their products are being installed on site. Read more...

Positive Vibration is a reggae festival situated in Liverpool's Baltic Triangle - music photography by David J Colbran

Positive Vibration reggae festival in Liverpool

Positive Vibration is an award-winning reggae festival here in Liverpool and I was covering it for my agency ArenaPAL Read more...

Liverpool photographer David J Colbran has image published in The Guardian

Published press portraits

Always nice to see my images in the press - these are of MP Kim Johnson in Liverpool in The Guardian and elsewhere ... Read more...

"As a new business, it was very important to me to get the right publicity photographs for my marketing materials. When I met David, he listened carefully to what I was trying to achieve with my brand, and then produced fabulous photographs that were exactly what I needed. He was extremely professional throughout but also nice and friendly. Myself and my clients found it easy to relax with him, which was essential to create the right vibe for the shoot. I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone."

 

Fiona

Business owner and Holistic Therapist at Wellbeing Therapies by Fiona

Liverpool photography for start-up businesses - image example

Let's start a new project together