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Heavy police presence in Woolwich to prevent disorder

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There is a heavy police presence in Woolwich tonight after fears of repeat disorder following trouble last week.

Police have introduced a s34 dispersal zone to move people on from the area.

There are reports groups have gathered in the area again over the past hour.

10pm update: The town centre appears calmer.


  1. Paul SuperUnknown

    A couple of knots on the noggin, and a foot up the arse, just like the old days, would sort the little buggers out!

  2. To be followed by a charge of police brutality. The blame lies at the feet of the parents.

  3. CDT

    Absolutely agree !!

  4. DWW

    Water Cannon was a great deterrant. Bring in the Army they need something to practice on!

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