Bank of Ideas

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The Bank of Ideas was the name given to a disused office complex in Hackney owned by UBS, and squatted by members of the Occupy London protest movement. The building was described by an Occupy London spokesman as "a space for political discussion".[1]

It was occupied by protesters from November 2011 until their eviction on 30 January 2012.[2]


  1. ^ Paul Owen and Peter Walker (18 November 2011). "Occupy London takes over empty UBS bank". The Guardian. Retrieved 21 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Lizzy Davies and Peter Walker (30 January 2012). "Occupy London: evicted protesters criticise bailiffs' 'heavy-handed' tactics". The Guardian. Retrieved 30 January 2012. 

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