A man is removed from the road by police after taking part in a protest to block the arrival of military vehicles to the arms fair in 2015 (Image: AFP)

Campaigners make plans to disrupt Excel arms fair

Protesters plan to lay siege to the Excel exhibition centre , in Docklands, for a week next week in an attempt to disrupt a major arms fair. The DSEI Conference, the world’s largest, heads to east London every two years, each time drawing a coalition of campaigners, some of whom set up camp as a staging post for direct action. The police …

Giles BroadbentCampaigners make plans to disrupt Excel arms fair