Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Demonstrations in Central London

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 4:21 pm on 2nd May 2000.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Lord Mackie of Benshie Lord Mackie of Benshie Liberal Democrat 4:21 pm, 2nd May 2000

My Lords, will the Minister give the House an assurance that in future the Cenotaph will be protected against any acts of violence or desecration by such people? The Cenotaph is important to practically every family in the land. Whether or not it offends certain groups of protestors, it should be protected from damage.