Katie Hopkins’ bodyguard injured in Lewes protest

The Katie Hopkins talk was cancelled due to safety concerns after protesters tried to storm the venue. �Peter Cripps
The Katie Hopkins talk was cancelled due to safety concerns after protesters tried to storm the venue. �Peter Cripps

Controversial former columnist Katie Hopkins says one of her bodyguards was injured when protesters stormed her talk at Lewes Speakers Festival.

Police recommended the event, in All Saints Centre on Saturday (November 25), be cancelled due to ‘risk of harm to the attendees’.