Police chiefs record 35% hate crimes spike around Brexit poll
Figures peaked the week after referendum, with another spike following the Bastille Day attack in Nice
Snapshot of Britain: #PostRefRacism
After the poll, Twitter became a forum for sharing experiences of hate crimes
Hate soars: xenophobia
Since the Brexit poll result there has been a surge in reports of verbal and physical attacks on Europeans – both from 'old' and 'new'...
Hate soars: Islamophobia
In the spike of hate crimes since the referendum, Muslims seem to have been a particular target. There is very little Muslim immigration from the EU,...
‘Time to start killing Remain voters’
That way they'll start to get the message says Ukip councillor