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Lee Rigby graffiti: Bomber Command memorial vandal jailed

BBC by . | Friday, 29 November 2013

A 21-year-old man who scrawled "Lee Rigby's killers should hang", on the RAF Bomber Command War Memorial in London has been jailed for 12 weeks. Daniel Smith admitted two counts of causing criminal damage on 5 June, at Westminster Magistrates' Court. Smith, from Grecian Street North, Salford, Greater Manchester, said he did more...


Ex-BNP candidate's mum denies he sent racist tweets

This Is Local London by Ross Logan | Friday, 29 November 2013

The mother of a former BNP election candidate has denied he posted racist and homophobic messages on Twitter. A friend claimed David Child, who received 23 votes in the 2012 Grove byelection, was the victim of a “hate campaign by lefties”. Twitter user @DaveWPWW – said to stand for White Pride Worldwide more...


Former soldiers 'seen attacking Grimsby mosque'

BBC by Simon Cressy | Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Two former soldiers who attacked a mosque in response to the murder of soldier Lee Rigby were seen on CCTV throwing petrol bombs, jurors heard. Footage of Stuart Harness, 33, and Gavin Humphries, 37, carrying two petrol bombs was shown in Grimsby Crown Court. More cameras caught them launching the home-made bombs more...


Godfrey Bloom: I may run to be MP as motorists' champion

BBC by Justin Parkinson | Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Former UK Independence Party MEP Godfrey Bloom has revealed he is considering running for Parliament as a "motorists' champion". He told the BBC that 30 million UK road users had been "shamefully treated" by successive governments. Mr Bloom called for "sensible" speed limits, adapted to road conditions, and an end to "profit-making" more...


Councillor’s extreme views ignite a storm

Berwick Advertiser by Nan Macfarlane | Sunday, 24 November 2013

An extraordinary protest has been staged in a Berwickshire village over the controversial chairman of its community council. The scene was sparked by the resignation of community councillor Alison Hibbert, who said she could no longer be associated with Gregory Lauder-Frost, chairman of Foulden, Mordington and Lamberton Community Council. At last Wednesday’s more...


Ex-UKIP leader Lord Pearson warns of Islamist threat

BBC by . | Wednesday, 20 November 2013

UK Muslim communities are home to "thousands of potential home-grown terrorists", former UK Independence Party leader Lord Pearson has warned. Such people "hate us with frightening religious fervour", he said during a parliamentary debate on Islam.Sharia law was "running de facto in our land" and calls for violence were not simply more...


Durham Miners' Association Statement

by Hnh/DMA | Tuesday, 19 November 2013

STATEMENT FROM THE DURHAM MINERS’ ASSOCIATION Leading members of the Durham Miners’ Association have received threatening telephone calls from supporters of the English Defence League. These threats followed a march through Shotton Colliery of 200 supporters of the EDL, mostly from outside the area, on 9 November 2013. Many who made up more...


Racist graffiti attack in Blackburn

Lancashire Telegraph by Hannah Al-Othman | Monday, 18 November 2013

Racist vandals sprayed vehicles, homes, and businesses in a mile-long spree across part of Blackburn at the weekend. Walls, lamposts, cars, and vans were daubed with red paint in the attacks, which are believed to have happened between midnight on Friday and 4.30am on Saturday. Some of the vehicles were sprayed more...


'Pikey' sign leads to race hate charge

Weald Courier by . | Friday, 15 November 2013

A Hawkhurst man is facing trial after posting a sign outside his house that branded his village "Pikeyville". David Jell, 54, of Queens Road in Hawkhurst, pinned the note to the postman on his front door. It read: "Mr Postman, if I am away from Pikeyville. Any parcels or signed for delivery more...


Man remanded following disturbance in Langlee

The Border Telegraph by . | Thursday, 14 November 2013

A GALASHIELS man who admitted acting aggressively towards police officers as they were investigating a complaint at a public house at the weekend was remanded in custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court on Monday. Douglas Ian Cruikshank, 38, of Winston Road, pleaded guilty to acting in a threatening or abusive manner at more...


Muslim protesters deny attacking rival sect

Waltham Forest Guardian by Zachary Norman | Thursday, 14 November 2013

Five Muslim protesters have denied attacking members of a rival sect during a protest about the Syrian conflict. Mirza Ali, 38, of Lambkins Mews in Walthamstow, Jordan Horner, 29, of Radbourne Crescent in Walthamstow, and three others are accused of instigating a mass brawl in Edgware Road on May 10. Violence more...


Racist HIV woman who spat in the faces of Plymouth police officers is locked up

Plymouth Herald by Stuart Abel | Monday, 11 November 2013

A HIV carrier who spat in the faces of two police officers has been jailed. One officer attacked by Rhonda Davis had to wait for the results of a hospital test to make sure she was clear of the virus, Plymouth Crown Court heard. Davis, aged 36, also racially abused the constable more...


Revealed: Pavlo Lapshyn driven to kill by far-right paramilitaries and racist football hooligans

Birmingham Mail by Amardeep Bassey | Sunday, 10 November 2013

Pavlo Lapshyn had been in Britain for just five days when he murdered grandfather of 23 Mohammed Saleem by stabbing him in the back as he made his way home after Friday prayers. The 25 year-old white supremacist had moved to Birmingham where he had been awarded a placement to further more...


One arrest at English Defence League protest in Shotton Collliery

The Northern Echo by Joanna Morris | Sunday, 10 November 2013

About 200 EDL (English Defence League) supporters took to the streets of Shotton Colliery in a protest against plans to build an Islamic learning centre in the former mining village, near Peterlee, east Durham. Protestors gathered at the Shotton Comrades Club to socialise and sing anti-Islamic songs before marching to the more...


Outrage over anti-Semitic posters in West Limerick

Irish Central | Wednesday, 6 November 2013

Politicians in County Limerick have slammed anti-Semitic and hate posters that had been hung on a bridge. Some of the offensive posters, one of which targeted Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter, have now been removed. The posters were among a large number of other handmade posters all strung along more...


Daniel Smith Faces Sentence For Graffiti Attack On Bomber Command Memorial

Huffington Post | Monday, 4 November 2013

A 21-year-old man who pleaded guilty to scrawling graffiti about Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder on the RAF Bomber Command War Memorial will be sentenced today. Daniel Smith, of Grecian Street North, Salford, Lancashire, admitted writing ''Lee Rigby's killers should hang'' on the memorial in central London on June 5 - a more...


Nigel Farage: We must defend Christian heritage

The Telegraph by Cristina Odone | Friday, 1 November 2013

The boardroom at the UK Independence Party offices at the top of a smart Mayfair town house has a flip chart showing the party’s agenda. The marching orders are printed in large, green ink letters — this is the green ink party, after all: “Target groups. Focus on marginals. Gain more...


'Go home' vans resulted in 11 people leaving Britain, says report

The Gurniad by Alan Travis | Friday, 1 November 2013

Only 11 people have left the country as a direct result of Theresa May's "go home or face arrest" van advertisements, the scheme's official evaluation report has revealed. The Home Office's assessment confirms that the first person to leave the country as a result of the campaign was a Pakistani student more...