The protest, organised by a group of friends from St Neots who set up a Facebook group called Support the Gays, made clear that it was a demonstration about the Kill the Gays bill in Uganda and not about Mr Shinners or the Cornerstone Cafe. The group was set up after an internet blog claimed Mr Shinners spoke in favour of the countrys Anti-Homosexuality Bill claims which he vehemently denies. Some people took to Facebook before Saturdays demo to urge people to apologise to him and Cornerstone staff, since he had refuted the allegation, but Mr Shinners said staff decided not to open the cafe as they had previously been subject to abuse. The Cornerstone managing director was travelling back to the UK last night (Tuesday) for the first time since the allegations were stirred up on a blog by atheist magazine Freethinker. As reported by The Hunts Post last week Mr Shinners was in Africa and unable to deal with the allegations as he would have liked and clear his name. He said he had been in Uganda to speak at the annual National Day and Night of Prayer, but said he had not spoken in support of the Bill.