Mary’s Story: Nottinghill Carnival 2014

Cross-Posted from BBC UK, originally published on August 28, 2014.

“A student [Mary Brandon] who was punched in the face at the Notting Hill Carnival for telling a man not to grope her says she would do the same again. Speaking to BBC London, Mary Brandon said although she was having trouble sleeping she refused to let it get the better of her. Ms Brandon said since posting the image of her bruised face on social media, she had received much support. The Met Police said it was reviewing CCTV footage of the carnival.”

Click through here to see the images of her injury and video of her interview with BBC.

Brandon’s Facebook post with image and details below:

 

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *