Vivienne Westwood suspends herself in cage in support of Julian Assange

Dame Vivienne Westwood has locked herself in a cage outside the Old Bailey in protest over Julian Assange’s extradition to the US.

The fashion designer, dressed a yellow suit and black boots to present herself as a canary, as she railed against the plight of the WikiLeaks co-founder, of whom she is a long-time supporter.

Mr Assange, 48, will resume his extradition battle at the Old Bailey on September 7.

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