Women should find another way to pay tribute to Sarah Everard rather than an in-person vigil, Scottish health secretary Jeane Freeman has said. Men have also joined in on the conversation, asking women what they could do to help make women feel safer when walking alone.
Nicola Sturgeon, the first minister of Scotland, was among the thousands of people to retweet McCann's message. We believe that streets should be safe for all women*.
The event was due to take place at Clapham Common bandstand, close to where Ms Everard went missing, at 6pm on Saturday.
"It's time for women to fight back, to take control, to lead the way out of this nightmare that has lasted the entire span of human history".
London's Metropolitan Police released this image of Sarah Everard after her disappearance last week
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One of the organisers, Anna Birley, told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that organisation of the vigil began on Wednesday and the group had "proactively" contacted Lambeth Council and the Metropolitan Police.
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She was wearing a green jacket, white beanie and a mask.
He added: "It may well be that there will be further communication between the claimants and the solicitors they instruct and the police to deal with the application of the regulations and (the rights to freedom of expression and assembly) to this particular event".
"Sarah was bright and handsome - a wonderful daughter and sister". She was kind and thoughtful, caring and dependable. She would always put others first and had the most awesome sense of humour.
"Throughout the pandemic, we have consistently enforced the Covid regulations and have made hard decisions during a range of gatherings on issues about which people have felt very strongly". We need a political settlement that makes it impossible for decisions to be made that fail to recognise that while men and women are equal, they have very different life experiences.
If you have any information which could assist police in their investigation of Sarah's disappearance, contact the Incident Room on 0208 785 8244 or visit the Major Incident Portal.
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