BNP candidate Roy West given two-year restraining order

A former BNP candidate has been barred from contacting a prominent Labour councillor. Roy Kevin West, 47, had been charged with pursuing a course of harassment against the deputy leader of Tameside council for a period of more than 18 months. Mr West, of Glenmore Grove, Dukinfield, denied the charge and was due to stand … Continue reading

My friend, the BNP candidate

Fate is a strange thing. Last Thursday I read in my local paper that a friend of mine is standing as a BNP candidate in the local election, which is being held on the same day as the general election. The following day when on my way home, I heard someone shout: “It’s Mick the … Continue reading

Splitting The BNP Vote?

The BNP is facing a financially tough general election and now the NF & UKIP could split their vote. 2009 may have been a good year electorally for the BNP but on a financial and personnel level it was moving close to crisis. The MEP and council election success was counter-balanced by the continuing accounting … Continue reading

Halewood South By-election

A new councillor has been elected in the Halewood South ward of Knowsley. Labour candidate Allan Harvey received most votes in the by election held on Thursday 26 November. The votes cast are as follows: Candidate Party Votes Carl Robert Cross Conservative 32 Allan Harvey Labour 607 Eric Arthur McIntosh TUSP 52 Tommy Morretta Liberal … Continue reading