One of the regrettable things about the recent election of a BNP councillor in Hertfordshire, apart from the obvious, is that people gave their vote to a party with such badly behaved councillors.

The latest is Richard Barnbrook - the BNP's third highest elected official. He's been suspended from suspended from Barking & Dagenham Council for fabricating two murders. He's also had to write a formal apology to the Greater London Authority (GLA). He has been found guilty of bringing both the GLA and the Barking and Dagenham Council into disrepute.

Hope Not Hate are trying to raise £5000 to let Barnbrook's constituents know exactly what he's been up to. If you want to help, go to