Angry scenes in Bristol as the EDL march turns ugly

There have been angry scenes in Bristol today as the English Defence League marched through Bristol. Counter protest group We Are Bristol came within yards of the EDL rally, with a thousand officers on standby attempting to keep the two apart.

At one stage a bin was set on fire and missiles were thrown. Riot police have made at total of seven arrests, including one for racially aggravated behaviour.

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EDL March

The English Defence League is marching through Bristol today. A counter protest is taking place by the group We are Bristol.