With UKIP defector Mark Reckless’ comments on forced repatriation, it is perhaps less surprising that he has already received a public endorsement from the leader of the country’s fastest growing far-right movement, Britain First.
Addressing a rally through a megaphone, Paul Golding claimed he would “have the last laugh” when the “patriotic right-wing MP” Reckless was elected.
And Scrapbook can today reveal yet more evidence of supporters of the hardcore far-right throwing their backing behind UKIP.
Below are a small selection of households displaying UKIP posters for the Clacton and Rochester by-elections. Can readers guess what the properties have in common?
Their addresses and, where the information is available, current owners all appear on the 2007/2008 leaked BNP membership list.