Silly Party candidate Jeremy Fox makes the most of his fair share of election coverage
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BBC Rewind: The Silly Party

Campaigning in the general election of 1979 with a manifesto including a reduction in the price of cat food and a government subsidy for soft toilet paper, the Silly Party are easily dismissed as a frivolous sideshow. But as Jeremy Fox, Silly Party candidate in the constituency of Dover, explains, behind the silliness is a serious political purpose.

Clip taken from Decision 79, first broadcast on 3 May 1979