1. Leader Tommy Robinson resigned from the English Defence League on Tuesday, citing concerns about far-right extremism in the far-right group.
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2. Today the EDL announced Tim Ablitt as their new leader, with him becoming Chairman of a new organising committee. Here is a picture of Tim Ablitt.
It’s a radical change of direction.
Tom Phillips is the UK editorial director for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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