Protester in court for racist outburst

The EDL rally and counter demonstration A protester who made racist remarks to a police officer and spat at another during last month’s EDL and anti-fascist protests in Cambridge pleaded guilty yesterday. Roy May, 56, of Elmfield Road, Cambridge, urinated outside a house in Emmanuel Street on February 23 when street closures for the protest … Continue reading

Badges proclaiming “Emma West was right” go on sale ahead of Croydon ‘race rant’ trial

Supporters of alleged tram racist Emma West are selling badges and proclaiming her to be a “British Hero” ahead of her trial. The pins, emblazoned with “Emma West was right”, are being sold on Ebay for £2.50 each. West, 28, of Grenville Road, New Addington, has pleaded not guilty to two racially-aggravated public order offences … Continue reading

Two suspects released in German neo-Nazi murders

Germany’s federal prosecutor said Tuesday it had released two suspects arrested in connection with a string of immigrant murders blamed on a neo-Nazi gang. It marked the second time in less than a week that suspects have been freed in the case of the murders of 10 people, mainly shopkeepers of Turkish origin, between 2000 … Continue reading

Woman Jailed For Racist Abuse On Tube Train

A woman whose racist abuse of fellow passengers on a packed Tube train became an internet hit has been jailed for 21 weeks. Jacqueline Woodhouse, 42, from Romford in Essex was filmed ranting at passengers on a Central Line train in January. The video, filmed by passenger Galbant Juttla, was uploaded onto YouTube and has … Continue reading

Court date set for BNP Councillor Michael Coleman

BNP leader Michael Coleman has been sent to Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court charged with racially aggravated harassment. The former councillor, aged 45, of Caverswall Road, Weston Coyney, elected crown court trial at an earlier hearing at North Staffordshire Magistrates’ Court. He is charged that between August 8, 2011 and March 8, 2012, he intended to cause … Continue reading

Asbo for racist protest at world music festival

A PROTESTER with a far-right group hurled racist abuse at hundreds of people who had gathered for a world music festival. Tony Thomsen wrapped an English flag around his head and shouted during the festival in Queens Gardens, city centre. ​He was part of an English Defence League (EDL) rally, a far-right group which opposes … Continue reading

Police hunt for gang on way to EDL rally who hurled racist abuse on train

Police are hunting for a gang of men who chanted vile racist abuse aboard a train to Rochdale while on their way to last month’s English Defence League march in the town centre. The incident occurred on March 5 on the 11.08am service from Leeds to Manchester Victoria when a gang of 50 men boarded … Continue reading

BNP paedophile locked up

A British National Party supporter who launched a four-year race hate campaign against his neighbours has been jailed for possessing child pornography. Nigel Hesmondhalgh from Hyndburn, Lancashire, was imprisoned for nine months at Burnley Crown Court after a series of degrading photos and videos of children were found on his home computer. Judge Simon Newell … Continue reading

BNP Organiser guilty of racial abuse on Asian woman

A British National Party organiser has narrowly escaped jail for racially abusing an Asian woman in a supermarket. Peter King told stunned Sajida Islam “go back to your own country” when he saw her in the aisles of Hartlepool’s Tesco Extra store, in Burn Road. He followed with a tirade of racist abuse. In another … Continue reading