Thousands take to streets across UK in protest of Boris Johnson’s parliament shutdown

Tens of thousands of demonstrators are taking to the streets across Britain and outside the gates of Downing Street in protest against Boris Johnson’s move to suspend parliament. Crowds brandished banners pledging to ‘defend democracy’, chanted ‘stop the coup’ and waved EU flags in dozens of locations around the country, including London, Manchester, Bristol, Edinburgh and Leeds.
Thousands protest against Boris Johnson’s parliament shutdown
Brexit: thousands turn out on #stopthecoup protests across UK – live