Welcome to the HKFP live blog as Hong Kong marks one year since the pro-democracy Umbrella Movement protests began. Click here for a list of today’s events, or here for full coverage. See also: HKFP’s photos from exactly a year ago.

Tom Grundy

Tom is the editor-in-chief and founder of Hong Kong Free Press. He has a BA in Communications and New Media from Leeds University and an MA in Journalism from the University of Hong Kong. He has contributed to the BBC, Euronews, Al-Jazeera and others.