Telford, UK – Three Arrested As Britain First Supporters Clash With Antifa

Britain first march

THREE men have been arrested after Britain First members clashed with anti-white protesters during a march through Telford.

 The counter jihad group’s leader Paul Golding and his deputy Jayda Fransen joined protesters, including one supporter wearing a Donald Trump mask, as they met in Telford, Shropshire on Saturday afternoon.

Supporters marched from the town’s train station to a nearby council building where they held a rally with anti-Muslim speeches.The group said they were in Telford to expose ‘Muslim grooming gangs’ which have been covered up by the authorities.

Britain First members
Supporters, including one man who was wearing a Donald Trump mask, waved Union Jack flags and sang ‘Rule Britannia’ during the march.

There was a heavy police presence in Telford as a counter protest by Unite Against Fascism was organised close to the scene of the Britain First rally.

 
West Mercia Police confirmed three men who belonged to the counter protest had been arrested.

A 27-year-old man from Gloucester was arrested on suspicion of affray after a woman in her 50s was injured by a missile.

A police spokesperson said: “She received medical treatment at the scene and has since been discharged.”

The force confirmed a 29 year-old man from Selly Oak, Birmingham, was arrested on suspicion of a breach of Section 14 of the Public Order Act.

A 64-year-old man from Telford was also arrested on suspicion of breach of the peace.

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