BBC Rewind: The National Front
Angela Rippon reports on the National Front's bid for mass support in the 1979 general election. After they failed to save a single deposit in the election of October 1974, they fielded over 300 candidates but again lost every deposit after a campaign marked by ugly scenes.
Clip taken from Decision 79, first broadcast 3 May 1979
17 Nov 2014
- From the section UK Politics