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Jayda Fransen
Deputy leader of Britain First
Assumed office
2014
Personal details
Born
Jayda Kaleigh Fransen
Political party Britain First
Occupation Activist, politician

Jayda Kaleigh Fransen is the deputy leader of Britain First, a far-right British political group in the United Kingdom. In addition to online anti-Islamic activism, she has sometimes been seen in public, carrying a white cross, in "Christian patrols" through predominantly Muslim parts of British towns.

In March 2018, Fransen was sent to jail for to 36 weeks after being found guilty of three counts of religiously aggravated harassment.

Fransen had been a part of the English Defence League, but left due to it being violent.

She was an unsuccessful candidate in the Rochester and Strood by-election, 2014, and the London Assembly election, 2016.

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