Tag Archives: British National Party

Fewer than 30 attend BNP’s shabby charade on Central Parade

It seems that the widespread support being claimed by the bigots of the BNP for a campaign they are running in New Addington is as non-existent as the plans to build a mosque on which it is based. Fewer than … Continue reading

Posted in Carole Bonner, Croydon Central, Fieldway, Gavin Barwell, Louisa Woodley, New Addington, Oliver Lewis, Simon Hall, Steve O'Connell | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

New Addington centre refuses to stage BNP meeting

Organisers – including at least one member of the British National Party – who wanted to hold a meeting in New Addington on Sunday have been told that they will not now be able to stage their event in the … Continue reading

Posted in Addington Residents' Association, Church and religions, Community associations, Croydon Central, Fieldway, New Addington | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Labour and Tories condemn ‘hate-driven’ BNP campaign

In a rare demonstration of cross-party unity in Croydon for the benefit of the locals, four Labour councillors have today come together with a local Tory MP and Conservative London Assembly Member to condemn a “hate-driven” anti-Muslim campaign in New … Continue reading

Posted in Carole Bonner, Croydon Central, Fieldway, Gavin Barwell, London Assembly, Louisa Woodley, New Addington, Oliver Lewis, Simon Hall, Steve O'Connell | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Radio station accused of deceit over inclusion of NF guest

Figures from a range of political parties are accusing Croydon Radio of deceiving them over the inclusion of local fascist Tony Martin in an “election special” aired last night. Andrew Pelling, the former Croydon MP who presented a midweek show … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 council elections, Andrew Pelling, Croydon Radio, Local media, South Croydon, Tony Newman | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Croham NF candidate dropped from election broadcast

Croydon Radio was forced into an embarrassing U-turn yesterday, as it withdrew its invitation to Tony Martin, Croydon’s representative of the fascist far-right, to appear on its endurance test of a four-hour “election special” planned for Sunday. Tony Martin – … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 council elections, Croydon Council, Croydon Radio, Local media, Maria Gatland, South Croydon | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Beware bigotry wrapped in the cloak of liberalism

In the wake of Woolwich, the racists are coming to our streets later this month. Yet as ANDREW FISHER reports, even one of Labour’s candidates in the Croydon Central parliamentary selection has accepted the endorsement of an “anti-sharia campaigner” Croydon … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 General Election, Activities, Andrew Fisher, Broad Green, Catriona Ogilvy, Church and religions, Community associations, Croydon Central, Fairfield, Gavin Barwell | Tagged , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Candidates by the bus-load start by-election campaigns

Croydon North attracted nine candidates wanting to be an MP at the last General Election. The upcoming by-election looks also to be attracting a high number of participants. The Communists have selected Ben Stevenson, who ran in the constituency in … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 by-election, Andrew Stranack, Crime, Croydon 8/8, Croydon North, Gavin Barwell, Marisha Ray, Richard Ottaway MP, Schools | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments