Greater Manchester's Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Lloyd is backing calls to deny two preachers of hate entry to the UK.

The extreme right-wing group English Defence League (EDL) has invited two fascists to speak in Woolwich this weekend – at the site of the brutal murder of Drummer Lee Rigby.

The EDL has invited Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer from the USA to speak at the rally. Geller and Spencer's revolting views are notorious in the USA, where they have been roundly condemned.

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