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Can Nick Griffin become an MP in the battle for Barking?

The BNP has been winning in European and local elections, but what chance does party leader Nick Griffin have of winning the Parliamentary seat of Barking at the coming general election?

Ross Hawkins reports.

Declared candidates for the 2010 election in Barking:

  • BNP: Nick Griffin
  • LAB: Margaret Hodge
  • UKIP: Frank Maloney
  • CON: Simon Marcus
  • The Liberal Democrats have yet to choose a candidate.

Can Nick Griffin win in Barking?


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