Press Complaints Commission
spacer spacer
SEARCH FOR     Or try the cases search  
Cases Banner
  spacer
Making a complaint
Code of Practice Information
Cases
Code Advice
 

Complainant Name:
Paul Golding

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mirror

Complaint:

Paul Golding, who is the leader of the Britain First political party, complained to the Press Complaints Commission under Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors' Code of Practice about the claim that the party's Facebook page included an image of "shadowy men with baseball bats".

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the amendment of the relevant paragraph in the online article, so that it stated the following:

The Britain First page boasts of how it ‘invades' mosques and the Facebook site of a Commanding Officer of Britain First included pictures such as an image of shadowy men with baseball bats.

Date Published: 12/09/2014



<< Go Back
 
    spacer
Home ] Cases ] Site map ]