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Rival protest marches pass off peacefully

Two protests in Peterborough passed off peacefully without major disruption to the city. The English Defence League (EDL) demonstrated while Peterborough Trades Union Council held a counter protest.

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Protests pass peacefully in Peterborough

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.

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