Student journalists out in force to cover protests #demo2010
Student media teams from many British universities went out of their way yesterday to cover the second wave of student protests against a proposed hike in tuition fees. Ones to Watch presents some of the best.
The Cambridge Student gives a blow-by-blow account in words and pictures of today’s protests in Cambridge:
300 protesters occupied Senate House lawn for an hour and a half today, as students marched and staged sit-ins across the country. The sit-in saw the arrest of two protesters for obstruction, and a series of minor scuffles with the police… Full story here.
A group of 60 protesters have begun a sit in inside a University building after attending a protest in the town centre.
In a statement issued by the protestors they said they were holding a peaceful and non-violent protest…. Full story here.