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Anti-abortion group threatens protest at Sinn Féin clinic in parochial hall

A pro-life group has threatened to hold a protest outside a Co Tyrone parochial hall booked to host a Sinn Féin constituency clinic by MLA Colm Gilldernew

AN anti-abortion group has threatened to hold a protest outside a Co Tyrone parochial hall booked to host a Sinn Féin constituency clinic.

Fermanagh & South Tyrone MLA Colm Gildernew was expected to hold the event at the Catholic Church hall in Moy this Saturday.

However, the Tyrone Pro-Life Network said it intends to hold a “significant protest” if it goes ahead.

SDLP councillor and parishioner Denise Mullen has asked Church authorities to cancel the clinic.

A spokesman for Sinn Féin said: “Colm Gildernew provides constituency services to all denominations and none.”

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