Nigel Farage

Ukip’s only MP gives Ukip conference a miss

17 February 2017 15:12

Although Paul Nuttall made a quick escape from today’s Ukip Spring Conference in order to avoid the pesky press, compared…

Nigel Farage sets Paul Nuttall up for a fall

17 February 2017 11:46

It’s less than two hours into Ukip’s Spring Conference in Bolton and already the cracks are starting to show. Although Paul…

John Bercow should have kept his trap shut about Donald Trump

7 February 2017 7:23

John Bercow is a little chap, and no harm in that, but does he really need to grandstand about his…

Meet the real deplorables – and no, it’s not Farage and his champagne populists

20 January 2017 14:48

Washington, D.C. Nigel Farage’s 2016 celebration of Nigel Farage’s 2016 is a party that might never stop. And it is…

A full English Brexit is on the menu

17 January 2017 18:17

Kipling wrote about Brexit first, you know: “It is always a temptation for a rich and lazy nation, To puff…

Politics can be sexist, but Arlene Foster was wrong to play the misogyny card

5 January 2017 17:13

Let’s say you’re a rising minister put in charge of the department for enterprise. You have the great idea to…

Dear Mary: How can I persuade people to like my new friend?

21 December 2016 11:00

From Nigel FarageQ. An American friend of mine has just landed a top job. I am really pleased for him…

It’s nonsense to claim that Isis benefits from Brexit. But that won’t stop some people trying

20 December 2016 15:08

While a storm has blown up between Nigel Farage and Brendan Cox this morning over the role played by Angela…

Nigel Farage says events like Berlin attack will be the ‘Merkel legacy’

20 December 2016 12:33

As details begin to emerge regarding the identities of those involved in the Berlin Christmas market attack which left at…

Special relationship on show at Cigar Smoker of the Year

14 December 2016 10:14

It’s been ‘one hell of a year’ started Tom Parker Bowles in his opening address at this year’s Snow Queen…

What can Nigel Farage be planning to wreck in 2017?

10 December 2016 9:00

One remark from the Christmas party season knocks insistently around my head. It came from Nigel Farage on a staircase…

Ukip struggle to get their message across in Sleaford by-election

5 December 2016 16:29

Here we go again. As Paul Nuttall tries to prove that Ukip is a professional party on the path to…

What the papers say: Labour’s Ukip nightmare

29 November 2016 8:53

After being made Ukip leader yesterday, Paul Nuttall wasted no time in making it clear who he had in his…

Paul Nuttall’s election is bad news for Labour

28 November 2016 13:14

Today Paul Nuttall has been appointed Ukip leader, winning over 62 pc of the vote. His election marks a new…

Paul Nuttall wins Ukip’s leadership race

28 November 2016 12:00

Paul Nuttall has won the race to replace Nigel Farage as Ukip leader. Nuttall’s victory was decisive: he picked up…

Nigel Farage takes a swipe at Sir Kim Darroch

25 November 2016 18:28

It’s not been a great week for Sir Kim Darroch. On Monday, he suffered the embarrassment of having the president-elect call…

Ukip’s woes

25 November 2016 10:00

Although Downing Street insists Nigel Farage will not be the UK’s ambassador to the US, on Wednesday night the interim…

What the papers say: Philip Hammond’s Autumn Statement

23 November 2016 8:49

The Sun has warm words for Philip Hammond ahead of his Autumn Statement announcement this afternoon. The Chancellor’s plans for…

Don’t send Farage to Washington; invite him to Chevening

22 November 2016 10:15

Donald Trump has been putting the cat amongst the diplomatic pigeons—again. His tweet suggesting that Nigel Farage should be made…

Donald Trump’s undiplomatic move

22 November 2016 7:52

Since Donald Trump won the presidential election, he has made it clear that he has no intention to play by the…

Diane James’s exit proves costly for Ukip

21 November 2016 17:34

Here we go again. First Steven Woolfe quit Ukip following a row with his MEP colleagues and now it is…

You can be against the ‘elite’ and still be rich and privileged

16 November 2016 14:46

Many people have remarked that the image of Donald Trump and Nigel Farage posing by the former’s golden elevator doors…

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn’s failings give Theresa May a way out

16 November 2016 13:42

At first it looked like Jeremy Corbyn was going to go on the rights of Chagos Islanders at PMQs, but…

What the papers say: May’s ‘flawed’ plan and the ‘short-sighted’ rejection of Farage

15 November 2016 8:39

Theresa May used her first big speech on foreign policy last night to spell out the need for globalisation to…

Theresa May doubles down on Farage’s diplomatic offer

14 November 2016 13:47

Nigel Farage is once again a thorn in the Prime Minister’s side. After Downing Street dismissed the interim Ukip leader’s offer…