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UK riots in pictures

1 January 1970

Rioting has broken out across the country for the last three nights after the shooting of Mark Duggan in Tottenham on Thursday evening. Disruption began on Saturday night as a group of around 300 gathered outside Tottenham police station demanding 'justice'. Looting and arson attacks ensued across Tottenham, Enfield, Walthamstow and Brixton on Saturday and Sunday with the Met police attempting to restore order. Unrest continued on Monday across London while parts of Birmingham, Liverpool, Nottingham and Bristol also saw trouble.

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