Local anarchist groups and other campaign groups are organising to protest the next TV debate between the top three parties in Bristol tomorrow.
The demo will start at the Mercure Hotel, Redcliff Hill, Bristol, BS1 6SQ at 4pm and then move round the corner to the Arnolfini art gallery.
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Update: Yesterdays twitter time-line, spelling mistakes removed.
19:13 Some EDL arrested in small fight. anti war protesters have boosted numbers to a couple of hundred at most.
18:06 People some how have organised themselves into at least two small groups at entrances to the venue. Its pretty quiet now.
17:50 About 50 anarcho types here it total, no one seems sure what is going on.
17:42 Everything is a bit chaotic. people milling road looking lost.
17:33 EDL now in ‘The River Grille’ (a pub)
17:31 Some members of EDL claimed to be British National Front.
17:29 EDL have moved off. FIT team is out. One protester heard saying ‘We are hear to confront the state, not some looser nazis’
17:25 stand off between EDL and anarchists in queen square. anarchists are holding off. Chant of antifa on the go.
16:53 Cops have just taken a box of fruit from a protester for no reason.
16:29 Fathers for justice have a boat out ar well. No anarchist presence at all as of yet.
16:19 Group of about 10 EDL in the Shakespeare Tavern (a pub) behind the Arnfini.
16:16 Animal rights boat in the harbor. people dressed as foxes playing ‘do you really want to hurt me. Amusing i guess.
16:04 Tory bus just went buy in Bristol city center.
16:00 Several cops outside Bristol squat in St Pauls. Maybe unrelated.