The implosion of Liverpool BNP

The guilty verdict against Peter Tierney should be no surprise to those who have been following the case for a long time. The antifascist counter-accused by Tierney ended up with just a fine for breaching section 5 of the Public Order Act – essentially, swearing in public. Charges of assault and criminal damage were thrown … Continue reading

Peter Tierney trial moved from Monday 14th to Wednesday 16th June

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE URGENT! CHANGE OF DATE FOR PETER TIERNEY TRIAL AND PROTEST – WEDNESDAY 16TH JUNE! Liverpool Antifascists have learned that BNP member and donor Peter Tierney’s trial has been moved from Monday 14th June to Wednesday 16th June. The planned antifascist protest will now take place on this date. Tierney is accused of … Continue reading

Peter Tierney on trial (again)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Peter Tierney on Trial – protest against fascist violence On Monday 14th June Peter Tierney, high-profile member and donor for the Merseyside BNP, faces trial at Liverpool Crown Court. He is accused of assaulting a trade unionist and anti-fascist protester on St George’s Day last year. Court proceedings have dragged on for … Continue reading

Merseyside BNP show their true colours – Conservative

After a dead silence due to their crushing defeat in both the General and Local Elections, Liverpool organiser Peter Squire is back to posting inane drivel on the Merseyside BNP blogonce again. It will come as no surprise that they’re not even attempting to disguise their contempt for the people of Liverpool. First is their … Continue reading

Desperate BNP resort to obvious lies

It would appear that the efforts of Liverpool Antifascists are getting to Merseyside BNP. On their blog, once again, their organiser Peter Squire has seen fit to spew out utter nonsense about our leafletting campaign; News is coming in to me that the fascist UAF were chased out of Anfield today by outraged residents. Apparently … Continue reading

Merseyside BNP’s new take on an old fiddle

It should be no secret that the BNP are a party on the take. In 2001, Nick Griffin used BNP members’ money to fund an extension on his house. Since 2008, he has financed the entire top tier of the party by claiming £382,000 of EU taxpayers money in expenses. They have been quick to plant their … Continue reading

Fascist violence on trial on March 15th

After Peter Tierney’s last appearence at Liverpool Crown Court, charged with assaulting an antifascist, we reposted an article from the Daily Post which reported that his trial would commence on February 15th. Soon after, both the plaintiff and witnesses brought it to our attention that the actual date was March 15th and that the Post reporter … Continue reading

Peter Tierney and Merseyside BNP head to court yet again…

Today, Merseyside BNP “super-activist” Peter Tierney was up at the Crown Court to enter a plea on charges of assault. In response, Liverpool Antifascists turned up to distribute leaflets informing the public of exactly who Merseyside BNP has in its ranks. Overall, the response to the leaflets from the public was a positive one and … Continue reading

Merseyside BNP show themselves up as liars and hypocrites

Recently, this site recounted how Peter and Andrew Tierney of Merseyside BNP attempted to intimidate a group of antifascists who had just been delivering leaflets in Halewood. As in all other situations, the BNP have been quick to twist the story and claim victimhood. However, this time their spin only serves to expose them as … Continue reading

More intimidation tactics by Peter Tierney and Merseyside BNP

Today, activists from Liverpool Antifascists delivered leaflets in Halewood. The event was an overall success, but once again Merseyside BNP revealed that they rely more on intimidation tactics than on politics to get their point across. As we set off from the Summerfield on Hillfoot Avenue, there was a brief encounter with a BNP supporter. … Continue reading