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Gravesend to fly LGBT pride flag in wake of Orlando shootings

PUBLISHED: 16:55 16 June 2016 | UPDATED: 16:55 16 June 2016

The Pride flag will be flown at half mast on Community Square.

The Pride flag will be flown at half mast on Community Square.

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Nearly 50 people were killed in a gay nightclub last week

Gravesend will be flying the LGBT pride flag this weekend as a mark of respect for the victims of last week’s Orlando shootings.

A total of 49 people were killed in a gay nightclub in what was the worst mass shooting in the recent history of the United States.

The flag will be flown at half mast on Community Square from Saturday.


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