Sisters Uncut Storm Red Carpet at 'Suffragette' Premiere in London

Domestic violence campaigners have stormed the red carpet at the London premiere for new film Suffragette in a protest over cuts to local authority services. Members of protest group Sisters Uncut set off smoke bombs and flares ahead of the film screening at the Odeon in Leicester Square tonight. They held banners which read "dead women can't vote" and "cuts kill" as they called for greater government support for domestic violence victims. They were also seen lying on the red carpet as film stars Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham Carter were interviewed by the media. Protesters hold up signs during the Suffragette Premiere. Commenting on the protest, Bonham Carter said: "I'm glad our film has done something. That's exactly what it's there for, if you feel strongly about... read more
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Sisters Uncut Storm Red Carpet at 'Suffragette' Premiere in London