Pensions strike: In pictures

The London protest for striking public sector workers, in pictures.

All photos by Ian Dunt

Police look on cautiously as the march passes them


A demonstrator shows off her sign


Police suddenly snatch and arrest a young boy


On the other side of Charing Cross' gates, demonstrators appeal to police to stop


Seemingly fearing for their safety, the police drag the child away to a more secure location


Police try to negotiate with a teacher who refuses to move until the child is bought back. He eventually reveals that the child was arrested and a delegation of teachers is organised to go to the police station.


Peace activists and others start a sit down protest on Whitehall


Police appeal to them to leave.