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More election fraud claims – and the TV show which set up a fake polling station

In the London Borough of Camden, Hat Trick productions ran into hot water after setting up a spoof but official looking polling station immediately outside a real polling station, encouraging members of the public into coming to vote before revealing to them that the polling station was part of a prank for a political satire show.

Hat Trick also sent someone out door knocking, claiming to be a Liberal Democrat activist but really setting people up for more spoofs, to be caught on a hidden camera.

One Liberal Democrat supporter was called on at home by the fake Liberal Democrat activist, who …

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    I've just listened to the clip of David Babbs attempting to give evidence on this to MPS. I'm sorry that I do not have the...
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    OK Chris B has identified "a lot of fear and suspicion in this thread" - surprise. There has still been a lack of real evidence...
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    Local government is important and the Lib Dems have traditionally stood up for this much maligned institution. So why can't somebody in the party apparatus...
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    @Simon Shaw "What he seems to be unwilling to recognise is that what really matters in a FPTP system is not whether we get 1%...
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    The Liberal Democrats will lose any remaining support they have if they turn their backs on the basic principles of liberalism. Liberty cannot be made...
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    I can't believe that Paul Barker's entirely responsible actions are being questioned in this thread. There is never any excuse for grabbing a child by...