1. ITV Report

Cambridge man arrested on suspicion of preparing acts of terror as part of neo-Nazi group

A 26-year-old from Cambridge has been arrested on suspicion of preparing acts of terror and being part of banned far-right group National Action.

He was one of six people – four other men and a woman – taken into custody by West Midlands Police.

A number of properties are also being searched in connection with the arrests.

The six people arrested are:

  • a 26-year-old from Cambridge
  • a 21-year-old from Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • a 37-year-old woman from Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • a 28-year-old from Wolverhampton
  • a 26-year-old from Leicester
  • a 24-year-old from Stockport

National Action is a far-right organisation based in the UK, defined as a terror group by the government.

All six alleged members arrested are being held at a police station in the West Midlands.

They are the latest in a wave of arrests since the group was banned by the Government.