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Teenagers 'terrorised' Muslim community in town

The Express & Star by . | Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Five teenagers are accused of being involved in an eight-day racially-motivated crime spree in Cradley Heath. The five, all aged 15 and 16 and who all live in the Sandwell area, are facing varying racially-aggravated charges following four incidents in Cradley Heath and Old Hill in October last year. Prosecuting solicitor Miss more...


Ban Islam and knock down all mosques, urges Ukip candidate

The Times by Billy Kenber | Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Ukip faced fresh embarrassment over the views of its local election candidates last night after one proposed that Britain should “ban Islam and knock down all the mosques” and another said that Mo Farah is not British because he is “an African”. In a series of postings on her Facebook page, more...


BNP to demonstrate against non-existent mosque application

Hemel Today | Wednesday, 30 April 2014

application Print this Members of the British National Party are planning to demonstrate at the site of a former church which pre-application plans suggested could house a new mosque. Dacorum Borough Council has confirmed no formal applications for the Muslim house of worship on the former Nash Mills Methodist Church more...


Election watchdog inquiry over Lee Rigby ballot slogan

| Monday, 28 April 2014

The Euro elections fall on the first anniversary of Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder Continue reading the main story EU vote 2014 Why stakes are high for EU European elections explainedWatch Guide to European Parliament What's parliament done for us? House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has now been asked to intervene. The commission said it has apologised to more...


Press Release: Business leaders condemn Nigel Farage for branding Romanian migrants ‘criminals’

New Europe by . | Sunday, 27 April 2014

Pro-European business leaders have condemned UKIP leader Nigel Farage for claiming that Romanian migrants had a "culture of criminality" and that Britons should be "wary" of Romanians who come and live on their street. Farage made the comments in a Guardian interview, where he also linked concerns over EU migration more...


Police make public aware of far right Britain First stall in Southend High Street

Southend Echo by Jon Austin | Friday, 25 April 2014

Police make public aware of far right stall POLICE have made members of the public aware that a stall in Southend High Street is being run by a far-right political group. Two police officers and a street ranger spoke to people who visited the stall run by Britain First which asked people more...


Neil Hamilton and Ukip: it just wasn't meant to be

The Guardian by Kira Cochrane | Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Earlier this year, James Landale, deputy political editor for BBC News, reported on a form doing the rounds of potential UK Independence party candidates at their conference in Torquay. It was a list of statements, asking them to declare that they had never engaged in racist behaviour, or had links more...


UKIP angry over 'confusing' Euro election name

BBC by Peter Henley | Wednesday, 23 April 2014

First we had the candidate for the "Literal Democrats". A name so similar to the Liberal Democrats that just enough voters made a mistake and changed the result. Now UKIP is complaining to the Electoral Commission about the registration of a party for May's European elections in the South West of more...


Ukip councillor says sorry for telling care home children they were 'takers from the system'

Belfast Telegraph by Antonia Molloy | Thursday, 17 April 2014

A Ukip councillor who allegedly asked children who had grown up in council care homes how if felt “to be takers from the system”, has apologised after he was found to have breached the members’ code of conduct. Cllr Gordon Gillick said he was “deeply sorry” for bringing Cambridge County Council more...


UKIP left most out of pocket after Holyrood by-elections

The Herald by Tom Gordon | Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Nigel Farage's Ukip spent more per vote than any other mainstream party in Aberdeen Donside, Dunfermline and Cowdenbeath while losing its deposit each time because it polled under 5%. Last June, Ukip spent £16.77 per vote in Donside after the death of SNP MSP Brian Adam. Ukip then spent £10.42 per vote more...


Five charged after street protest linked to English Defence League

Get Reading by Gemma Davidson | Wednesday, 16 April 2014

The charges relate to incidents on the evening of Friday, February 28, when a group of around 15 to 20 people gathered in The Broadway, Thatcham Five people have been charged in connection with a street protest linked to the English Defence League (EDL). Edward Scovell, 43, of Donnington Gardens, in the more...


Inside Thor Steinar: London outfitter to the extreme right

by Brian Whelan | Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Thor Steinar, the favoured brand of hardline right wingers in Germany, has opened a shop in north London called the Viking Thor Shop - but locals may be unaware of its right-wing roots. The shop has been operating from Ballards Lane in North Finchley since late last month, bringing clothing heavily more...


Ex-EDL member and mosque vandal Geoff Ryan says sorry after jail release

Essex Chronicle by Chris Dyer | Monday, 14 April 2014

Ex-EDL member and mosque vandal Geoff Ryan says sorry after jail release By Chris Dyer christopher.dyer@essexchronicle.co.uk Previous Next Comments (0) TATTOOED Geoff Ryan warmly embraces the Imam of Braintree Mosque and says sincerely: "I'm sorry." Less than a year ago, the 44-year-old stormed the peaceful prayer centre, armed with knives and smoke grenades, and even more...


UKIP Cllr Roger Henson Fights 'Illegal Scrap Yard' Charge In Court

Huffington Post by Asa Bennett | Friday, 11 April 2014

Ukip councillor Roger Henson has been fighting accusations in court that he has been running an illegal scrap yard from his family's local farm. Henson appeared before Peterborough Magistrates Court last Wednesday in response to a summons issued by Huntingdonshire District Council alleging that he had violated a planning notice that more...


Daily Telegraph’s co-owner is “discreet” supporter of UKIP leader Nigel Farage, claims Private Eye

Malborough News by Gerald Isaaman | Thursday, 10 April 2014

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been given the “discreet” support of Sir Frederick Barclay, one of the two Barclay brothers who own the Daily Telegraph as well as London’s Ritz Hotel, according to the political magazine Private Eye. It claims that Sir Frederick has paid for a back operation for UKIP more...


UKIP MEP William Dartmouth Says Family Owns Land Set For Wind Turbines

Huffington Post by Asa Bennett | Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Ukip MEP William Dartmouth has denied that he stands to benefit financially from the construction of wind turbines on land in Yorkshire, claiming that the site is actually owned by his family. The Ukip MEP was accused of "total hypocrisy" amid claims that he could make £60,000-a-year from three 300ft wind more...


North Tyneside Council reprimands UKIP teenager over political views

The Journal by Kate Proctor | Monday, 7 April 2014

A teenage UKIP campaigner has been reprimanded for sharing his political views while standing as a youth councillor. Joshua Gilroy, 16, has been told by North Tyneside Council officials that he cannot promote the right-wing political party while sitting on their young persons’ forum. Yet the farming student claims his political views more...


UKIP faces ban from elite gentlemen's club after members are caught up in 'drunken fracas'

Mail On Sunday by . | Monday, 7 April 2014

Members of a historic gentlemen’s club are demanding it bans UKIP members after a ‘drunken’ fracas on its premises between Nigel Farage’s supporters after his TV debate with Nick Clegg. The incident reportedly occurred at the Reform Club in London’s Pall Mall – whose members include Camilla, Duchess of more...


Peter Cranie: Ukip have just stolen the BNP's clothes

Manchester Evening News by . | Monday, 7 April 2014

The far right is on the rise across Europe - but what working people really want is decent representation, says the north west's lead Green MEP candidate The general consensus is that UKIP came off best in last week's Nick vs Nigel television debate on the future of the EU. Sadly the more...


Ukip councillor to face legal training after speaking out

Portsmouth News by Ben Fishwick | Monday, 7 April 2014

A UKIP councillor has been told to get training after ‘misunderstanding’ council rules on speaking at meetings. Ukip’s Cllr Christopher Wood faced scrutiny after he spoke at a meeting at Hampshire County Council about resurfacing the runway at Daedalus airfield. He lives near the site and declared a financial interest before more...


High Peak UKIP Publicity Officer ordered to remove all Facebook references to UKIP over controversial posts

Glossop Gazette by . | Thursday, 3 April 2014

Following a series of controversial posts on Facebook, High Peak UKIP's Publicity Officer/Social Media Officer Ivan Bell, has been ordered to remove all references to UKIP from his Facebook pages by UKIP's East Midland regional organiser. Posting as "Ivan Bell UKIP" Mr Bell had posted articles from sites showing unambiguous more...