- 11:10, 20 OCT 2019
- Updated 11:13, 20 OCT 2019
LGBT+ campaigners collected to demonstrate their emotions against a us fried chicken business accused of homophobia.
Activists gathered outside of the Oracle Buying Centre to protest from the opening associated with the UK’s very first Chick-fil-A restaurant.
The protest ended up being organised by Reading Pride, whose users are disgusted at remarks produced by the organization’s chief operating officer in 2012 opposing sex marriage that is same.
The business’s WinShape Foundation has additionally been accused of donating cash to teams which oppose LGBT legal rights.
Speaking during the protest on Saturday, October 19, Martin Cooper, leader of Reading Pride, stated: “we are right here to see town in Reading exactly what happens to be permitted to setup within our city.