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Protesters storm City of York council meeting.

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7:17am 25th February 2011

Following scenes last year against the national cuts in York.

It was thought it would be a quieter afair when the citiest councilors gathered to discuss the budget.

But that wasnt to be

A group of protesters managed to get in to the public gallery and storm on top of a table while chanting against the cuts!

All the councillors had to leave the room until the police brought the situation under control.

The discussions eventually resumed.

There were demo's outside mansion house before the meeting, to persude voters in the last moments to change their minds on the cuts.

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