The BNP is having another facelift. But its new poster boy Jack Buckby is just an old-school nationalist
British nationalism has got itself a brand new face. Jack Buckby isn’t exactly the boy next door, but he could be the hipster sitting at his laptop next to you in Starbucks (“working on a novel” – yeah, right). Young, educated, articulate, John Lennon glasses, excessive facial hair, ironic satchel: the only unusual things about … Read more
Panorama: BNP – The Fraud Exposed, BBC One, review. Chris Harvey reviews Panorama’s latest expose about the British National Party.
The BNP’s Nick Griffin campaigning in Barking & Dagenham during the 2010 Election campaign. Panorama’s latest investigation into the BNP – there have been two others – was a determined ferret among its financial minutiae that turned up quite a few things that didn’t smell too good. There were accusations of inappropriate use … Read more
A JUDGE has ruled a North- East BNP activist is personally liable for unpaid debts following a county court hearing which could have far reaching consequences for the cash-strapped party. District Judge David Robertson ruled that Adam Walker, of Spennymoor, County Durham, must pay £21,000 out of his own pocket to the party’s former graphic … Read more
Police arrest publicity director accused by BNP leadership of plotting ‘palace coup’ The BNP has been thrown into turmoil weeks ahead of the general election after a senior party member was arrested for allegedly threatening to kill Nick Griffin. Key party officials have been summoned to a meeting tomorrow to discuss “urgent organisational matters” … Read more
The nazi and so-called nationalist forums are agog with the news that Mark Collett has been, according to a BNP Organisers’ Bulletin, ‘relieved of all positions within the Party with immediate effect’. According to a number of posts on these forums, Collett is embroiled in allegations of corruption, sabotage and possible involvement in a plot … Read more