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# edl - Monday 10 April, 2017

'I don't like seeing people getting ganged up on': Woman who stood up to far-right EDL protesters

Saffiyah Khan said she intervened after she saw another woman being surrounded by a large group of men.

# edl - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

English Defence Leader founder Tommy Robinson quits group EDL

English Defence Leader founder Tommy Robinson quits group

The 30-year-old, who has an Irish mother, has left the group along with colleague Kevin Carroll over concerns that he can “no longer keep extremist elements at bay”.

# edl - Saturday 29 June, 2013

EDL leader arrested after breaking police ban on Woolwich march

Scotland Yard had told the EDL not to go ahead with a planned rally at the barracks in Woolwich in London where soldier Lee Rigby was hacked to death.

# edl - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Large numbers of second generation Irish in far-right group, leader claims

The head of the EDL said his group would only target Irish in Britain if they use ‘IRA slogans’ or sing rebel songs.

# edl - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Far-right protesters turn up at mosque, worshippers give them tea

Supporters of the English Defence League were unexpectedly met with tea and biscuits as they turned up at the mosque in York, England.

# edl - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

From The42 English Defence League in FIFA HQ rooftop protest Remembrance Row

English Defence League in FIFA HQ rooftop protest

Football’s governing body are targeted after decision to deny English football chiefs’ request to wear commemorative flower on Saturday against Spain.

# edl - Saturday 27 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning.