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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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Hot cross buns handed out in friendly Easter protest

Hot cross buns are being handed out to people on their way to the match

As part of a protest against Aston Villa's decision to hold a football match at lunchtime on Easter Sunday, Aston Parish Church are handing out free hot cross buns.

Despite the church raising concerns about the 1.30pm kick off at Villa Park, organisers did not change the timings.

A choir singing to celebrate Easter in Birmingham

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