University sit in ends with eviction

Sussex protest
Police move in to evict protesters Credit: @occupy_sussex

A sit in at the University of Sussex ended in eviction today.

The protest occupation was in the Terrace Room in Bramber House - the main student services building on the Sussex campus.

Sussex protest
Eviction underway at University of Sussexc Credit: @occupy_sussex

The eviction of the 25 remaining occupiers followed a High Court hearing where an eviction order was issued.

The protest was in relation to the University's plans to work with external partners for catering and facilities management.