Full report into the EDL protest today

A major disturbance broke out during protests by the English Defence League in Walsall today.

Bricks, bottles and planks of wood have been thrown at riot police. A number of people have been injured and 28 people arrested.

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Walsall EDL Protest

Supporters of the English Defence League (EDL) are planning to stage a demonstration in Walsall town centre today (September 29) while groups in opposition to the EDL are due to hold an event in the town simultaneously.