‘A day to make history’? The 2004 elections and the British National Party

  title={‘A day to make history’? The 2004 elections and the British National Party},
  author={Dave Renton},
  journal={Patterns of Prejudice},
  pages={25 - 45}
  • D. Renton
  • Published 1 March 2005
  • History
  • Patterns of Prejudice
The June 2004 elections offered the British National Party unique opportunities for growth. There were three different elections being held at once: for seats on local councils, for the London mayor and the London Assembly, and for members of the European parliament (MEPs). Following boundary changes, the local council election was being conducted on a three-candidates-per-seat basis. The London and European elections were being run according to the rules of proportional representation. Both… 
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