Northern Ireland

Britain First deputy leader Jayda Fransen charged

Jayda Fransen Image copyright Press Eye
Image caption Jayda Fransen was arrested over a speech in Belfast in August

The deputy leader of the far-right group Britain First has been charged over speeches made in Belfast.

Jayda Fransen, 31, was arrested in London by Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) detectives on Saturday.

She has been charged with using "threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour".

The charge relates to a speech made at a "Northern Ireland Against Terrorism" rally at Belfast City Hall in August.

Ms Fransen will appear at Belfast Magistrates' Court on Thursday 14 December.