WATCH: East Belfast FC protest against the invasion of their sporting club by masked men

A video from Saturday’s protest after masked men were sent into East Belfast FC by Belfast City Council in order to demolish a children’s mental health and well being hub. Please take some time to listen to the contributions from guest speakers, club representatives, parents and young people.

WATCH: East Belfast FC protest against the invasion of their sporting club by masked men

On Saturday East Belfast FC organised a protest in response to masked men, aided by the PSNI, invading their facilities in order to demolish a children’s community hub, earmarked for mental health provision and educational workshops for the local community.

The appalling actions of Belfast City Council has drawn anger from right across the local sporting community, with many feeling that the club is being targeted as part of an increasingly sectarian agenda being pursued by Belfast City Council officers embolden by the pan-nationalist partnership of SF and Alliance.

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You can watch the speeches and various interviews from the protest below:

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