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Easter Villa match protest

Aston Parish Church is holding a ‘generous protest’ against the organisers of the football match being held at Villa Park this lunchtime. The Reverend of the Church says the match will disrupt Easter celebrations in the community.

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Easter protest against Aston Villa, full report

A church congregation fed up with having their Easter Sunday services disrupted by noisy football fans have staged a protest.

The Reverend of Aston Parish church says scheduling Sunday lunchtime matches disturbs the peace and tranquility of their services.

Today the congregation in Birmingham staged a peaceful mini-demonstration ahead of Villa's match with Liverpool.

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