Man claims he was protecting pub and customers in Rotherham protest march clash

A MAN accused of violence on Wellgate after a right-wing march this week claimed he was just trying to protect a pub and its customers.

Dennis Farrell (31), of Halifax, is one of seven men on trial for the fracas on September 5 last year.

Dozens of people clashed outside the William Fry pub after counter-protesters to a Britain First march dispersed.

Police rushed to the scene in vans and on horseback shortly after trouble started, at around 4.05pm.

Read on… http://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/105370/man-claims-he-was-protecting-pub-and-customers-in-rotherham-protest-march-clash.aspx

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4 thoughts on “Man claims he was protecting pub and customers in Rotherham protest march clash

  1. “Man claims he was protecting pub and customers in Rotherham protest march clash”
    Let’s wait and see what the jury thinks.
    We may well have a verdict by the end of the coming week.

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