Exclusive: ‘I tried to burn down Newtownards mosque’ brags local woman

Matthew Collins - 29 08 15
Sharon Mellor: Mosque burner?

Sharon Mellor: Mosque burner?

The fall out from Britain First’s visit to Newtownards in Northern Ireland and their mistake in confusing the Town Hall for a mosque has taken a bizarre turn, with a local woman now bragging that she tried to burn the mosque down!

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Sharon Mellor, who lives in the town, was outraged to see Britain First had been to her local town to claim they are leading the campaign against a mosque there.

Mellor even claims she tried to “burn the fucker down…” in a rant against Britain First.



Mellor is a former associate of the EDL splinter group, the English Volunteer Force (EVF).

I’ll let the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) investigate these claims further…


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