Cops pelted with bottles at anti-lockdown protest despite rules being lifted on Freedom Day.

POLICE have been pelted with bottles during an anti-lockdown protest today despite restrictions being lifted.

Thousands of demonstrators have gathered outside the Houses of Parliament and have blocked roads on Freedom Day.

After months of constraints, the country has finally reached the last step in the government’s unlocking road map.

But anti-lockdowners have still flocked to the centre of London with anti-vaccination and anti-police signs.

Protesters chanted "shame on police" and "arrest Boris Johnson" as the demonstration moved from Parliament Square to spread onto the road and up to the gates of the Palace of Westminster.

Conspiracy theorist and anti-lockdown and vaccine skeptic Piers Corbyn was also seen addressing crowds.

And shocking video shows demonstrators pelting police officers with bottles as they attempted to clear the road.

Met Police tweeted: "We are responding to a demonstration in Parliament Square this afternoon.

"A group have blocked the road which is causing traffic disruption.

"Officers are on scene, speaking with those taking part in the protest and looking to ease congestion as soon as possible."

The protest has been met with criticism since many restrictions ended today.

From today Brits will no longer receive a fine if they don’t wear a face covering on public transport, the PM has announced.

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