: BBC: Thousands at 'March for Europe' Brexit protest

19:45 Jul. 2, 2016

BBC: Thousands at 'March for Europe' Brexit protest

In this Wednesday, June 22, 2016, file photo, a European, right, and Union flag are displayed outside Europe House, the European Parliament's British offices, in London. (AP Photo)

March organiser Keiran MacDermott said protesters hoped to stop the government from Brexit

Thousands of people are marching through London to protest against the referendum decision to leave the EU.

Demonstrators at the 'March for Europe' rally, which was organised on social media, are holding placards saying 'Bremain' and 'We Love EU'.

More than 46.5 million people voted in the referendum on 23 June, which resulted in the UK voting by 51.9% to 49.1% to withdraw from the EU.

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