BATTLE OF LEWISHAM LONDON 1977
Battle of Lewisham 1970s South London UK
National Front supporters cheer and clap from the balcony of their tower block flat.
Police protect members of the National Front, during the so-called Battle of Lewisham, which took place on 13 August. 500 members of the National Front marched from New Cross to Lewisham, various counter-demonstrations by approximately 4,000 people led to violent clashes between the two groups and between the anti-NF demonstrators and police. 5,000 police officers...