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# ukip - Saturday 18 May, 2019

How Nigel Farage’s new party capitalised on Brexit chaos to surge into the lead in the Euro polls

Only officially established in February, the Brexit Party now looks set to come out on top when the votes are counted.

# ukip - Friday 12 April, 2019

Nigel Farage has launched his new Brexit Party - and there'll be a Rees-Mogg on the ballot

Not that one though … Jacob’s sister Annunziata Rees-Mogg is running for the new party.

# ukip - Friday 1 February, 2019

Factcheck: Are there really only 100 lorries crossing the border every day?

A UKIP MEP claimed that only a small number of lorries cross the border daily – but is he right?

# ukip - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Nigel Farage quits UKIP, says party has become too extreme

The MEP said the party had become fixated on far-right activist Tommy Robinson.

# ukip - Saturday 18 August, 2018

'I'm back': Nigel Farage is leading a battle bus tour to campaign against a 'cowardly sell-out Brexit'

“Our complacent MPs need to understand just how strongly people feel about being lied to while their wishes are blatantly ignored,” the MEP said.

# ukip - Friday 11 May, 2018

Nigel Farage denies claims that he's about to join the DUP

Farage will be the guest speaker at a local DUP event in Co Antrim today.

# ukip - Friday 4 May, 2018

A mixed bag for May and Corbyn while UKIP vote obliterated in English local elections

Both the Tories and Labour had lost a set of key councils, but had made gains in overall numbers.

# ukip - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Henry Bolton quits Ukip after being sacked as party leader

Bolton was confronted with a statement from his wife, whom he left just before Christmas, on TV this morning.

# ukip - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton

Members backed a motion of no confidence by 867 votes (63%) to 500 (37%).

# ukip - Monday 22 January, 2018

Ukip in turmoil as two top figures quit party after leader refuses to step down

“We need to make it clear to Mr Bolton that his time is up.”

# ukip - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Ukip leader loses no confidence vote after row over comments made by ex-girlfriend

Henry Bolton’s former partner allegedly made racist remarks about Prince Harry’s fiancée Meghan Markle.

# ukip - Monday 15 January, 2018

UKIP leader splits with partner over 'racist' Meghan Markle texts

Jo Marney said that Meghan Markle would “taint” the royal family.

# ukip - Monday 8 January, 2018

Nigel Farage says top EU negotiator 'clearly doesn't understand Brexit' Immigration This post contains videos

Nigel Farage says top EU negotiator 'clearly doesn't understand Brexit'

Farage criticised Michel Barnier after their meeting today.

# ukip - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Nigel Farage claims he is 'skint' and says there is no money in politics

In an interview with the UK Daily Mail, Farage talked about his personal life, relationships and how he can’t walk around outside on his own without fear of being attacked.

# ukip - Friday 29 September, 2017

Ukip elects a new leader, its fourth in just over a year

The party elected former army officer Henry Bolton as its new leader.

# ukip - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Varadkar says Farage 'takes the biscuit' with 'hilarious' comment that the EU is 'stoking Irish nationalism' United Ireland This post contains videos

Varadkar says Farage 'takes the biscuit' with 'hilarious' comment that the EU is 'stoking Irish nationalism'

Farage said the EU is doing it to make things difficult for the UK.

# ukip - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Welsh MP who left the Tories for UKIP leaves UKIP for the Tories

Mark Reckless said he was leaving as it was “job done” for the party.

# ukip - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'Job done': UKIP's only MP has quit the party

“I will leave UKIP amicably, cheerfully and in the knowledge that we won.”

# ukip - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

UKIP leader forced to deny own statement that he lost a close friend at Hillsborough disaster

A press officer for Nuttall has since offered her resignation over the controversy.

# ukip - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'If Brexit goes well, the public pressure in Ireland for an EU exit will grow' - Nigel Farage

“Twice in the last 16 years Ireland has rejected EU treaties,” the former Ukip leader said this morning.

# ukip - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

# ukip - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

UKIP wants the Irish government to help pay for a motorway in Wales with EU funds

Assemblyman David Rowlands told “I’m glad they all realise the irony” in a Ukip member seeking EU funds to upgrade the motorway.

# ukip - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Explainer: Five months after the Brexit referendum, why is UKIP in chaos?

In its moment of triumph, infighting has plunged the party into turmoil.

# ukip - Thursday 10 November, 2016

'Come and schmooze Theresa, don’t touch her': Nigel Farage's advice to Trump

The former UKIP leader made light of claims made by Trump that he could grab women’s privates due to his fame.

# ukip - Monday 17 October, 2016

Favourite for Ukip leadership quits party following 'altercation' with fellow MEP

Steven Woolfe had been seen as front-runner to succeed Nigel Farage before allegedly being assaulted in Strasbourg recently by fellow Ukip MEP Mike Hookem.

# ukip - Saturday 8 October, 2016

I can prove I was attacked, hospitalised UKIP MEP claims

The other MEP involved in the row claims that Steven Woolfe started the fight.

# ukip - Friday 7 October, 2016

EU launches probe after clash of Ukip MEPs leaves one in hospital

Steven Woolfe MP has regained consciousness and is now recovering.

# ukip - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Ukip MEP Mike Hookem insists altercation with Steven Woolfe was 'verbal' only

Steven Woolfe MEP, favourite for the leadership of Ukip following Diane James’ resignation, earlier released a statement to say his condition is improving.

# ukip - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Ukip turmoil as new leader quits just 18 days into the job

Nigel Farage has ruled out a return.

# ukip - Monday 12 September, 2016

Nigel Farage says Ireland should rejoin the Commonwealth to hedge our bets on the EU

“I would say this – the Queen is, you know, a figurehead, shes’ not the leader, doesn’t make the law, she can’t do anything other than be a global ambassador for the Commonwealth.”

# ukip - Monday 4 July, 2016

Nigel Farage resigns as leader of UKIP

Farage “wants his life back”.

# ukip - Monday 9 November, 2015

Ireland has been 'bullied' in its dealings with the EU: Farage

The Ukip leader’s comments come as Taoiseach Enda Kenny talks up the risks of a Brexit.

# ukip - Monday 11 May, 2015

It turns out Nigel Farage won't be resigning after all

UKIP say they’ve rejected his official resignation.

# ukip - Friday 8 May, 2015

AS IT HAPPENED: Tories on course for majority, SNP storms Scotland ... and Miliband set to quit The Morning After This post contains videos

# ukip - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Four men and a lady: Political deadlock could means days of fraught talks

Forming coalition governments comes natural to Irish politicians, but the same is not true across the water.

# ukip - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

UKIP candidate filmed threatening to 'put a bullet' in rival candidate

“If this lad turns up to be our prime minister I will personally put a bullet in him. That’s how strong I feel about it.”

# ukip - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Poll: Do we need more bank holidays? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do we need more bank holidays?

UKIP is campaigning for an extra one to be brought in to mark St George’s Day – but do we need another one here?

# ukip - Friday 17 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster Welcome

# ukip - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

This campaign video from the UK Greens is ... well, bonkers

So ridiculous, it works.

# ukip - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

What you need to know about the election that no one can predict Explainer This post contains videos

What you need to know about the election that no one can predict

In a closely-fought race it appears neither the Conservatives nor Labour will emerge victorious on 7 May.

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