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Police quizzing 45 people after Peckham protesters thwart asylum seekers’ coach transfer to Bibby Stockholm [Video]

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Forty-five people including a Home Office contractor are being questioned by police on Friday after protesters stopped efforts to transport asylum seekers to the Bibby Stockholm barge.

Activists blocked a coach that had arrived at 8.40am on Thurdsay to take eight migrants living at the Best Western Hotel, Peckham to the accommodation site in Portland, Dorset.

Footage shows lines of police officers, some who reported being assaulted, jostling with protesters.

Demonstrators slashed the coach’s tyres and jammed Lime rental bikes under its wheels to stop it moving.

Deputy Assistant Commissioner Ade Adelekan said those arrested were taken into police custody for alleged offences including obstruction of the highway, obstructing police and assault on police.

A man, not part of the protest group, was detained for an alleged racially aggravated public order offence.

The Home Office told the Standard it “expects the highest standards from contractors and will not hesitate to take robust action when necessary”.

A spokesman added: …

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