Londoners due to protest over new tax

Protesters have organised demonstrations at Trafalgar Square and across the country today opposing the introduction of the under-occupancy penalty, dubbed the 'bedroom tax' on Monday. Labour Left will start their protest at 1pm.

Protesters against the new tax. Credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire/Press Association Images

It's believed 50 more related demonstrations will take place today, with an estimated 13,000 protesters braving the cold weather.