Students from our region will join an expected crowd of 10,000 in London today.
The protest is set up under the slogan Educate, Employ, Empower. It is the first national student protest to be held after the chaotic marches of November and December 2010.
As well as protesting against the rise in tuition fees and cuts to Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA), student leaders also want to highlight the bleak employment prospects facing today's young people.
More top news
The Lincolnshire town of Boston had the highest proportion of people who voted to leave the European Union in the referendum last June.
A weekend of free music begins in the centre of Leeds today, bringing together some of the city’s best entertainment brains.
The Prime Minister was reportedly coming under pressure from Tory MPs in the south to cancel HS2.