Brexit debate halted by naked protest in the Houses of Parliament

The bare cheek of it!

Monday, 1st April 2019, 6:45 pm
Updated Friday, 5th April 2019, 10:29 am
Climate change protesters made the protest

Twelve climate change protesters have been arrested for outraging public decency after staging a semi-naked protest in the House of Commons public gallery during a Brexit debate, the Metropolitan Police said.

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The protest came as MP's debated four new alternative Brexit options, including proposals to stay in the customs union and for a confirmatory public vote.

MPs voted on Brexit options last week, but no proposal was able to get a majority.