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#UKIP

# ukip - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Why The Telegraph's 2014 front page on Labour, UKIP and immigration was my worst nightmare
# The Good Info Project
# The Good Info Project

Why The Telegraph's 2014 front page on Labour, UKIP and immigration was my worst nightmare

Oct 9th 2021, 6:00 PM 19,308 Views 7 Comments

Looking back at his time with the Labour Party in the UK as UKIP was emerging, Kevin Cunningham analyses how and why anti-immigration politics have almost uniquely failed to take hold in Ireland.

# ukip - Friday 25 December, 2020

'Debt piled up. I was a 50-year-old single parent bringing up a teenage girl'
# Debt
From The42
# Debt

'Debt piled up. I was a 50-year-old single parent bringing up a teenage girl'

Dec 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 13,792 Views 2 Comments

Harry Pearson on writing ‘The Farther Corner’.

# ukip - Saturday 18 May, 2019

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

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

May 18th 2019, 9:00 AM 21,779 Views 65 Comments

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
# Back Again
# Back Again

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

Apr 12th 2019, 3:45 PM 27,531 Views 41 Comments

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?
# Border Crossing
# Border Crossing

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

Feb 1st 2019, 6:20 AM 53,011 Views 37 Comments

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
# Out The Door
# Out The Door

Nigel Farage quits UKIP, says party has become too extreme

Dec 4th 2018, 6:26 PM 31,624 Views 57 Comments

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'
# Leave Means Leave
# Leave Means Leave

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

Aug 18th 2018, 5:02 PM 24,413 Views 82 Comments

“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
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

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

May 11th 2018, 2:38 PM 22,891 Views 55 Comments

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
# Councils
# Councils

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

May 4th 2018, 8:09 AM 23,454 Views 42 Comments

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
# Henry's Boltin'
# Henry's Boltin'

Henry Bolton quits Ukip after being sacked as party leader

Feb 22nd 2018, 3:34 PM 9,853 Views 18 Comments

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
# Fired
# Fired

Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton

Feb 17th 2018, 5:16 PM 7,276 Views 21 Comments

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
# Racism Row
# Racism Row

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

Jan 22nd 2018, 10:52 AM 16,652 Views 19 Comments

“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
# EMERGENCY MEETING
# EMERGENCY MEETING

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

Jan 21st 2018, 5:20 PM 17,226 Views 31 Comments

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
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

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

Jan 15th 2018, 8:55 AM 28,047 Views 44 Comments

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
# Immigration

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

Jan 8th 2018, 7:36 PM 27,935 Views 90 Comments

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
# Politician
# Politician

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

Dec 16th 2017, 1:31 PM 33,789 Views 84 Comments

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
# NEW LEADER
# NEW LEADER

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

Sep 29th 2017, 7:45 PM 9,387 Views 29 Comments

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
# United Ireland

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

May 3rd 2017, 4:15 PM 48,038 Views 173 Comments

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
# Reckless Abandon
# Reckless Abandon

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

Apr 6th 2017, 2:55 PM 7,460 Views 12 Comments

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
# Post Brexit
# Post Brexit

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

Mar 25th 2017, 1:32 PM 17,101 Views 21 Comments

“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
# UKIP Lies
# UKIP Lies

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

Feb 15th 2017, 7:42 AM 11,807 Views 18 Comments

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
# Brexit Envy
# Brexit Envy

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

Jan 4th 2017, 12:19 PM 16,558 Views 142 Comments

“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
# Berlin Attack
# Berlin Attack

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

Dec 20th 2016, 9:27 PM 25,424 Views 74 Comments

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
# Celtic Alliance
# Celtic Alliance

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

Nov 29th 2016, 4:42 PM 66,314 Views 92 Comments

Assemblyman David Rowlands told TheJournal.ie: “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?
# Political Turmoil
# Political Turmoil

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

Nov 23rd 2016, 6:15 AM 13,604 Views 26 Comments

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
# Nigel Farage
# Nigel Farage

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

Nov 10th 2016, 2:24 PM 16,079 Views 49 Comments

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
# Steven Woolfe

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

Oct 17th 2016, 6:42 PM 8,876 Views 24 Comments

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
# Battered And Bruised
# Battered And Bruised

I can prove I was attacked, hospitalised UKIP MEP claims

Oct 8th 2016, 3:28 PM 18,882 Views 17 Comments

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
# Political Scrap
# Political Scrap

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

Oct 7th 2016, 12:07 PM 14,230 Views 43 Comments

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
# Steven Woolfe

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

Oct 6th 2016, 10:05 PM 45,237 Views 72 Comments

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
# Nope
# Nope

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

Oct 5th 2016, 7:17 AM 18,284 Views 40 Comments

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
# Queen And Country
# Queen And Country

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

Sep 12th 2016, 6:35 PM 23,815 Views 176 Comments

“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
# Gone
# Gone

Nigel Farage resigns as leader of UKIP

Jul 4th 2016, 10:15 AM 64,252 Views 281 Comments

Farage “wants his life back”.

# ukip - Monday 9 November, 2015

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

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

Nov 9th 2015, 11:55 AM 22,172 Views 163 Comments

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
# Here To Stay
# Here To Stay

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

May 11th 2015, 4:18 PM 17,011 Views 71 Comments

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
Live May 8th 2015, 10:18 AM

AS IT HAPPENED: Tories on course for majority, SNP storms Scotland ... and Miliband set to quit

# ukip - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Four men and a lady: Political deadlock could means days of fraught talks
# Letter From London
# Letter From London

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

May 7th 2015, 2:30 PM 9,487 Views 15 Comments

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
# Not British Enough
# Not British Enough

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

May 6th 2015, 10:14 AM 12,485 Views 32 Comments

“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
# Your Say

Poll: Do we need more bank holidays?

Apr 26th 2015, 12:22 PM 21,769 Views 64 Comments

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

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

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster

Apr 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 5,222 Views 4 Comments

*applause*

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