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So tens of thousands of women - and a number of men including
the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan - have taken part in an anti-Trump
It was to specifically express fears over women's rights being eroded
And also among the marchers, were relatives of one
of the original suffragettes - who campaigned for women's votes
Protesters gathered at the American Embassy
in Grosvenpor Square with a single message about defending
For Cathy Marsh from Essex there was a real fear that
sacrifices made by her family in the suffragette movement could be
I wanted to come here in memory of my great aunt who stood shoulder
to shoulder with her dear Mrs Pankhurst.
I wanted to come here to show my son, my young son,
that it is important to stand up for what you believe
in and I came here for myself, because there is nothing
so empowering as been surrounded by thousands of others
At the beginning of the 20th century, marches by women
through the streets of London were commonplace in
Cathy's mum says she has experienced that kind
When I was a young woman, there was a lot of discrimination
still against women, it was difficult to get a job
People asked about childcare, you could not get a mortgage
without the signature of a man and all the rest.
I feel like people like Trump want that the clock turned back.
The march to Trafalgar was peaceful and friendly.
Women of all ages were there and men, too.
We wanted to support the women who came here.
Trump made so many appalling comments about so many minority
groups, the disabled, LGBT, we wanted to come
On the first full day of Donald Trump's Presidency,
no one knows whether his policy will affect women's rights,
but these protesters wanted to make their views known
from the start, a message from the streets of the capital
Police officers were punched and had cigarettes poked in their faces -
as they tried to stop an 'illegal' rave in south-east
London last night. They were called to Deptford High
Street after people were spotted entering a disused bank.
Five officers were injured, with some taken to not
A couple from Surrey, have met the call handler -
who just a few weeks ago talked them through delivering their baby -
They couldn't get to the hospital in time, so Simon Williams -
who was answering the phone for the emergency services
hundreds of miles away - found himself having to tell
Hello. He has come with a present but Simon has already helped this
family from Surrey deliver the greatest gift of all over the phone.
He said that the baby was coming. That was it. You think that. The
baby was coming out. You are through to the NHS 111 service. When Simon
picked up the call in Newcastle he quickly realised things were not
quite right. The question he answered yes to which hurried things
up, it was that the waters were stained, it means the baby was
stressed. Simon said an ambulance and a taxi was called. The car
arrived first and were more signs that their baby would not wait. He
was standing there and saying, are you guys coming with us? What was on
your dress? There was blood and everything on my shirt, because the
baby came with the pressure, the blood was all around. I told the
taxi to go now. In the end, the baby was born under the stairs of the
family home. She is alive and she is healthy. That is your hard work.
Daniel Henry, BBC London News. Congratulations to the family and
credit to Simon as well. The weather, and after a sunny
but cold day, there'll be more widespread frost tonight -
with some possible fog patches. Tomorrow, London will be
glistening, but chilly. There's more on our Facebook,
Twitter and website. Good evening. It does not get
warmer. If you check the UK as a whole, it has been one of the
coldest days so far. The hard frost to come in areas where it stays
clear, parts of East Anglia, the south-east, fog across Scotland, at
West, a change, showers and parts of Wales and England, some snow on high
ground as well. Meanwhile, down under through the early hours, Andy
Murray will be getting ready for his next match in the Australian