Despite the aggression between the two parties running up to the strike, the protest was all in all a very peaceful day. Whilst the police weren't taking any chances, and making sure the protesters stuck to the planned route, almost all of the people there simply wanted to get their voices heard.
|A paramedic watches over the protest.|
|Police block the entrance to Topshop.|
|Many people brought their families along.|
|Police covered the area around Westminster.|
|Police contained protesters from Occupy London as they broke into a building near Haymarket.|