County police horse leads anti-Brexit protest

Officers from Lancashire's mounted section having been helping to police today's anti-Brexit protest.

Sunday, 1st October 2017, 4:45 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th October 2017, 3:25 pm
Lancashire police horse Guild, left, on duty at the Stop Brexit march in Manchester

Protestors took to the streets in Manchester this afternoon for a Stop Brexit march.

And at the head of the march was Lancashire police horse Guild, who was helping out colleagues in Greater Manchester Police.

Lancashire horses Kelbrook, Finnigan - named after former Chief Constable Steve Finnigan - Hutton, Caton and Gisburn were also on duty.

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A GMP spokesman said: "Thank you to all those who protested peacefully and safely."

The march was taking place as the Conservative party conference gets underway in Manchester.