BNP child sex protests outside Burnley court

The British National Party outside Burnley Crown Court.
The British National Party outside Burnley Crown Court.

FAR right activists have been campaigning outside Burnley Crown Court ahead of a child sex grooming case.

Leaflets with the message “fight grooming gangs” were handed out by the BNP protesters who had gathered outside the court building at 10am.

Mohammed Imran Amjad (25), of Halifax Road; Haroon Mahmood (21), of John Street; Mohammed Suleman Farooq (22), of Berry Street; Omar Mazafer (21), of Halifax Road; Mohammed Zeeshan Amjad (24), of Halifax Road, Brierfield and Shiraz Afzal (25), of Mansfield Crescent, all of Brierfield, are accused of various sex offences against a girl who was aged 14 at the time.

The offences are alleged to have happened between January 1st and September 30th, 2010, at an address in Sackville Street, Brierfield.

The trial is expected to last four weeks.