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Most delegates thought to have left. Protesters jeering at them leaving via Canning Town DLR. Send your photos or record summary of your day
Tank now left west entrance. Cyclists heading for Canning Town. Police report 2 people arrested earlier throwing red paint at Customs House.
Lots of police around Canning Town bus and DLR station - used by DSEi delegates to leave arms fair. Police photographers on platforms.
Tank auction over. Offers included kidneys and squats but eventually sold for hard cash dollars. Party continues, all welcomed. about
Another (the 3rd?) person has been released after being arrested this morning in one of the ExCeL car parks. Keep your news coming in.
Tank auction due to start now. Send in your camera phone photos or video to firstname.lastname@example.org
Critical Mass cyclists have just arrived at West Gate where tank will be auctioned soon. Police setting up crowd control barriers.
Report from tankgirl, "Tank auction starts 4pm ends 4.30pm. Come on down. We'll sell it to anyone, no one turned away. No questions asked!"
2nd tank parked up by west entrance (near Wikes) playing music with 30 protests and lots of cops, maybe 100. Party and auction to follow.
Around 15 cyclists cycling round and round the roundabout by Canning Town DLR followed by one police van. 2nd tank confirmed but no update.
Reports indicate that the tank being blockaded by police was a decoy and that Space Hijackers OTHER tank is now arriving at ExCeL!
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Hijackers tank moved off after negotiation but stopped almost immediately. Police wish to carry out 'vehicle check' and search occupants.
CAAT rally / critical mass riders still gathered at Customs House. Police searching people coming off DLR. Tank still trapped Lochnagar St.
Police with four vans now blocking Space Hijackers tank. Journalist assaulted by police. Report what you experience via 02070433783
CAAT rally now taking place near Custom House DLR. Make your own report via 02070433783 or reply with text starting 'D (your news)'
The first 2 of the 20 arrested this morning in Excel car park have been released from West End Central police station without charge.
Space Hijackers preparing to move off with their tank. Police present - perhaps wanting to bid for the tank themselves when auctioned later.
80 people marching from Plaistow Park now for CAAT midday rally ExCel. singing, small samba band. few police but lots of vans in area.
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Early this morning in Manchester, a group blockaded the entrance to the BAE Middleton factory, locking the gates and pouring oil on road.
Observers have been searched outside Excel complex under Sec 1 of PACE. They believe the 20 who entered earlier have all now been arrested.
20 activists entered Excel complex car park ~7.20am where delegates buses were arriving. Some were quickly caught by security and police.
A candle lit vigil has begun at Royal Victoria DLR organised by Newham faith groups, CAAT and ELAAF.
Picket at the Radisson Edwardian Mayfair Hotel, Stratton Street, W1J has started. Goes on till 6.30pm
Police van sitting outside rampART social centre, venue of yesterdays disarm DSEi conference. No police photographers reported.
Lots of cops at DLR stations around ExCel and nearby roads today. Connaught Bridge with bollards, cops and single lane each way.
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