Rules on party political slogans to change amid Rigby row – BBC News

Posted May 8th, 2014 in elections, news, political parties by tracey

‘Rules on the description of political parties will be changed after criticism of the use of a slogan referring to murdered soldier Lee Rigby. The Electoral Commission has apologised to his family for allowing Britain First to put “Remember Lee Rigby” on voting slips in European elections. The watchdog said the use of his name had caused “deep offence and distress”.’

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BBC News, 7th May 2014