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- Dozens are expected at a rally organised by North West Infidels (NWI), a right wing splinter group from the English Defence League.
- Campaigners are protesting against plans for a large new mosque in Astley Bridge, which was approved by Bolton Council last month.
- Greater Manchester Association of Trades Union Councils has organised a counter-protest on the same road.
- A large number of police are attending the protest.