Photographers will meet at 7pm on Monday 25 March at Friends' House (Euston Road, London NW1) to discuss working in "public order situations". There will be briefings on the law and the practicalities of how to get pictures out. And the meeting will discuss how to put pressure on to get a Right to Report.
Videographer and BECTU member Zoe Broughton was arrested on 28 February after spending four days filming Greenpeace members at the top of an incinerator chimney. At a police station which shall remain nameless, an officer asked her "As a journalist, do you know what the law is on me keeping your films?"