The ‘Official Animals Rights March’ will take place on Saturday 2 September. There will also be a separate event in Leicester Square on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 September by ‘The Earthlings Experience/Vegan Action’ (details below).
Participants expected to take part ranges from families and peaceful protest groups, animal rights campaigners to hunt saboteurs. Each group will likely have their own agenda and possible secondary protest targets. The orgainising groups will not retain any control over the more radical elements once the event is underway.
Date: Saturday 2 September
Form up time: 12pm
Estimated attendees: 5,000
Participants will form up at 12pm at the Achilles Statue in Hyde Park and march along the following route:
- St James’s Street
- Pall Mall
- Trafalgar Square
- Parliament Sqaure
A rally, including speeches, will subsequently take place in Parliament Square.
The group will be joining the march on Saturday and will also be holding its own event in Leicester on Friday and Saturday evening.
Date: Friday 1 and Saturday 2 September
Location: Leicester Square
Participants are expected to meet outside Burger King at 6:30pm. In the event of rain, participants will move the demonstration to Leicester Square Underground Station.
Further details can be found here: