Making a noise about McDonald's proposals

THEY sang, they played music - and they brought traffic to a standstilll.
More than a hundred people of all ages dressed in colourful clothing and turned out to voice their opposition to a proposed McDonald's drive-through at the former tile warehouse in Fishponds Road.
The protesters on March 25 ranged from tots in buggies, on trikes and in bike seats to pensioners. Many - though not the babies -  will make their views known at a planning inquiry this month. It starts on April 20 and will look into the fast-food giant's appeal against Bristol City Council's refusal of permission for the proposed development.

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