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 … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

BNP activist told he is liable for unpaid debt

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 … Continue reading

BNP official Mark Collett questioned over alleged threat to kill Nick Griffin

  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” … Continue reading

Mark Collett suspended? April Fool or (very) late Christmas present?

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 … Continue reading