“Business as usual” during EDL and Anti-Racism Demos planned for Saturday
English Defence League are due to protest in Church Street in Wellington from around 12 noon to 3pm, and at the same time an Anti-Racism demo will take place in Market Square.
When the EDL came in March 2018, they predicted 200 protesters, but this year, the Police have stated that they are expecting closer to 50.
According to Police, number are expected to be low. Businesses will be open for business as usual and have appealed for visitors not to avoid the town on one of the busiest days of the week.