Up to 200 anti-vaxxers storm ITN’s London HQ: Angry mob occupy lobby and demand to speak to bosses after chasing Jon Snow while hurling abuse at him and ordering staff to ‘get me Peston’
Hundreds of anti-vaxx protesters have stormed the London headquarters of ITV News and Channel 4 News.
Up to 200 demonstrators have refused to leave the building’s lobby and are demanding to speak to the broadcaster’s bosses as part of a protest against vaccine passports.
The scenes come just moments after crowds of angry protesters hurled abuse at veteran Channel 4 presenter Jon Snow as police officers tried to control the mob outside the studio.
Hundreds of anti-vaxx protesters have occupied the lobby of ITN London’s headquarters after storming into the building today
The demonstrators stormed into the building as part of a protest against vaccine passports
Earlier today footage showed police line up to block off the entrance to the building on Gray’s Inn Road as one protester shouted: ‘They’re coming for our children.’
Meanwhile others were heard hurling abuse at newsreader Jon Snow as he entered the ITN building.
One protester was heard saying: ‘Do the right thing Jon. Come on you’re a man of many words I respect you sir.
‘Jon it’s a real shame you didn’t speak up for the children when you could have.’
The shocking scenes comes just two weeks after anti-vax protesters attempted to storm a studio at the BBC Television Centre in west London.
The Metropolitan Police have said its officers are ‘responding to a demonstration at a private premises on Gray’s Inn Road’.
‘Officers are on scene engaging with building security and removing those who have gained entry,’ the force said.
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