EDL March Planned In Bristol

The English Defence League are marching through the centre of Bristol on Saturday 14th July. It's being held on the same day as the Bristol Pride festival.

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Calls for Bristol EDL march to be banned

AN MP is calling for a march through Bristol by the English Defence League to be banned.

The controversial protest group are due to hold their rally on July 14, the same day as Bristol Pride is due to take place.

A heavy police presence is guaranteed on the day, with up to 700 officers expected on duty.

But Bristol East Labour MP Kerry McCarthy says she fears for public safety.

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