Bedroom tax images used in The Guardian

Published on Thu Mar 28, 2013 by

Loads of interest in my images from bedroom tax protests here on Merseyside in the last couple of weeks. The mainstream media seems to have enventually caught up with a big story in local communities. I covered direct action at the Liverpool Mutal Homes offices at the beginning of February, where tenants gathered outside and then for a short period of time occuipied the reception. Next up was the massive street protest by grassroots group Stand Up In Bootle, where hundreds of people marched against the changes in housing benefit. Finally there was a large public rally in Liverpool city centre against the bedroom tax.

Images from Bootle have been used in multiple stories in The Guardian.

Press coverage of Bedroom tax image

 

Prev |< Stainless steel product photography - tips and tricks on how you can get great results | Another bedroom tax protest >| Next

Tags: tearsheet, protest, housing

Author: David J Colbran
NUJ photographer David J Colbran covers a street protest against the Conservative Government in Liverpool city centre

Fuck The Tories Street Rave #2

I haven't covered any street protests for a while but had heard good things about an action in the city centre ... Read more...

Liverpool based photographer looks at top 5 blog posts from 2019, checking clicks, page impressions and the all important CTR

The 5 most popular photography blog posts of 2019

I always spend a little time each year in January checking my SEO metrics and potential impacts on search engine rankings for my site. And thought this year I would highlight the five most popular blogs last year in 2019. Not all of them are new, infact a few are quite old but they hit a spot and keep getting impressions and all important clicks. Read more...

A summary and review of various photography commissions in Liverpool and beyond in 2019 by Merseyside based photographer David J Colbran

Liverpool photographer end of year review 2019

My summary and review of various photography commissions in Liverpool and beyond in 2019 - business portraits, conferences, events, exhibitions - another super busy year. Read more...

"I have employed David for conferences, presentations, social engagements, marketing materials, open days, portrait shots, official document signings amongst many others. David has always been amenable to our sometimes short notice and has delivered our photos in a quick time frame as agreed and sometimes much quicker depending on our needs. He has always been very helpful, he follows and delivers on the brief and is able to give additional value to jobs with minimal briefs. I am more than happy to recommend David and he will no doubt deliver the same quality he provides us."

 

Michael Humphreys

Development Officer at Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool photographer - conference image example for a University client

Let's start a new project together