Dozens of counter-demonstrators have run into Hyde Park, regardless of the Metropolitan Police attempting to maintain them separate from Black Lives Matter protesters.
Sky Information correspondent Noel Phillips, who’s on the scene, stated a convoy of police have been attempting to meet up with the counter-protesters – and stated “it seems they’re intent on inflicting chaos”.
“There was a small altercation we witnessed after they entered the park – they have been combating with a teen,” he reported.
A Black Lives Matter protest had been held in Hyde Park earlier on Saturday – however Phillips stated a lot of those that have been within the park on the time might not have been protesters, however individuals simply attempting to benefit from the sunshine.
“They have been shaken, they have been stunned, they have been panicked after they noticed these protesters enter the park,” he added.
Officers try to keep away from the counter-demonstrators from coming face-to-face with the Black Lives Matter supporters.
“These are scenes that the prime minister and the authorities will not need to be performed out on nationwide tv,” Phillips stated. “These scenes present that the police are struggling to comprise the dysfunction that is ongoing throughout central London.
Protesters from each teams have been warned by the police that they should be off the streets by 5pm or threat being arrested.