Two protests in Peterborough passed off peacefully today without major disruption to the city. The English Defence League (EDL) demonstrated while Peterborough Trades Union Council held a counter protest.
A 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a public order offence. Cambridgeshire police was supported by colleagues from 11 forces across the country and the operation involve specialist public order officers, dog units, horses and a helicopter.
Cambridgeshire police will be supported by 11 forces from across the country as two protests take place in Peterborough
Temporary road closures will be in place in Peterborough on Saturday (28 March) during an EDL march and counter protest by the PTUC.