Vivienne Westwood declares: 'I am Julian Assange'

Dame Vivienne Westwood today visited Wikileaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London where he has been living since the summer, when he was granted political asylum by the Latin American country

Dame Vivienne Westwood arrives at the Embassy of Ecuador, London, to visit Wikileaks founder and current asylum seeker Julian Assange. Credit: PA

The fashion designer showed her support for the Australian whistle-blower by wearing a T-shirt with her face on, accompanied by the slogan "I am Julian Assange".