The party leader described the scandal over the Oxfordshire councillor’s repeated media appearances as a ‘storm in a teacup’
British National Party
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Monday 06 September 2010
Tony Blair today cancelled a high-profile signing session of his new memoir in central London amid concerns over planned protests.
Saturday 28 August 2010
It is starting to look as though last year's elections for the European Parliament marked the start of the British National Party's decline, rather than a new stage in its ascendancy.
Saturday 28 August 2010
Friday 27 August 2010
Tories crashed to landslide defeats in the latest council by-elections.
Friday 20 August 2010
Saturday 14 August 2010
British and Japanese ultranationalists will shrug off protests from war veterans in an unlikely show of solidarity at a controversial Tokyo memorial today, on the 65th anniversary of Japan's surrender in the Second World War.
Friday 13 August 2010
Tories made their first council by-election gain from Labour since May's change of government.
Thursday 22 July 2010
BNP party leader Nick Griffin was denied entry to an afternoon tea party with the Queen earlier today after Buckingham Palace accused the far-right MEP of using his invite for political purposes.
Tuesday 20 July 2010
Friday 09 July 2010
He is the elusive Scarlet Pimpernel of cyberspace whose website has been behind some of the most remarkable scoops in recent years. But ever since an American soldier was arrested for allegedly leaking video footage of a helicopter attack in Baghdad, Wikileaks' founder, Julian Assange, has been keeping a low profile.
Saturday 26 June 2010
A dress to die for
I was saddened to hear this week that the former Conservative MP Angela Rumbold had died. I had lunch with her once when she was an education minister.
Wednesday 16 June 2010
Nick Griffin, the leader of the British National Party, has secured an invitation to a garden party at Buckingham Palace.
Tuesday 15 June 2010
British National Party (BNP) leader Nick Griffin has secured an invitation to a Buckingham Palace garden party, it was disclosed today.
Wednesday 09 June 2010
A Muslim community leader falsely claimed to have been kidnapped by members of the British National Party after police and a local council spent £1,300 improving security at his home, a jury heard today.
Wednesday 26 May 2010
A teacher and member of the British National Party who described some immigrants as "savage animals" in a website posting from a school laptop was cleared of racial and religious intolerance yesterday.
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 1 What marriage would look like if we actually followed the Bible
- 3 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 5 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition