A political riot and a bit of bargain fashion shopping has the makings of a perfect afternoon for we of Wit, and we would be delighted to kill two birds with one stone. Such are the contradictions of the Staircase.
"THE launch of Kate Moss’ Topshop collection in London’s Oxford Street faces disruption from anarchist protesters.
The supermodel’s new range goes on sale at the chain’s flagship store on Tuesday.
But organisers fear choosing May Day to introduce her new collection could prove a mistake.
May 1 is the biggest day for street protests, with anti-capitalist groups planning a string of demonstrations in London.
Sources claim the protesters are planning to launch their strike around midnight tomorrow when Kate appears in the storewindow wearing some of her creations. In 2001 protests led by anarchist group The Wombles turned violent when a mob clashed with police just yards from the Topshop store. Now store bosses are planning to beef up security over fears shoppers could be caught up in any trouble...."