Students protests turned nasty shortly after 15:10hrs today, Wednesday, 4 November, a small group of protestors threw paint outside the Home Office and another group attempted to push their way into the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) building but were prevented by police.
During this spell, a small number of smoke bombs and eggs were thrown at police outside BIS.
A cordon was put in place across Victoria Street at the junction with Dacre Street, SW1 to prevent disorder.
There was no containment in place.
Officers have made a number of arrests for public order offences.