Keeping city streets safe for women

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Keeping city streets safe for women

Actresses Imelda Staunton and Jodie Whittaker have launched the first International Safe Cities for Women Day.

The Action Aid campaign aims to highlight the violence women and girls face on the streets of the capital.

As part of the event, a number of mannequins were placed near Marble Arch. 

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