Disorder and violence as Liverpool BNP purges dissidents

It’s been a long week for the BNP in Liverpool. On Monday, after Peter Tierney was sentenced to 100 hours community service and twenty Liverpool and Salford BNP activists made a show of themselves in support of him, it seems that they went out on the lash. Or at least Gary Lucas did – reports … Continue reading

BNP candidates in Liverpool down by a third

The BNP today revealed it would be standing only eight candidates in the local elections in Liverpool on May 6th. This is eight too many, but it is one third less than the twelve it put up in 2008 and represents the effects of a determined anti-fascist campaign against them and of the internal divisions … Continue reading

Anti-fascist leafletting in Fazakerley

Following the death of councillor Jack Spriggs, a By-Election is being held in Fazakerley on Thursday, February 18th. In the run-up to the general election, this presents an important litmus test of popular opinion in the area. The BNP’s candidate is Peter Stafford one of the so-called “Liverpool 13” arrested for distributing racist literature in November … Continue reading