1958 protests in Portobello Road

Crowds (and police) gather to hear speakers urge the people of Portobello Road to resist the 1957 Rent Act.

This is on the corner with Blenheim Crescent which has seen little major change to the buildings between then and now.

Rent Meeting 1957

Rent Meeting 1957

Rent Meeting 1957

Rent Meeting 1957

Rent Meeting 1957

Rent Meeting 1957

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