Nigel Farage


Watch: Ukip leadership candidate says sorry for ‘gay donkey’ gaffe

24 October 2016 14:26

Steven Woolfe has said Ukip is in a ‘death spiral’ and on the basis of the latest candidate to join the…

Theresa May’s Ukip opportunity

23 October 2016 11:13

Since Nigel Farage’s latest resignation as Ukip leader, it has become clear that he is the only person who can…

Ukip’s slow search for a new leader risks throwing away a golden opportunity

17 October 2016 10:20

Labour’s current turmoil gifts Ukip an open goal. Or at least it should do. But instead of taking the opportunity…


Ukip snatch defeat from the jaws of victory

7 October 2016 15:24

It’s day three of Ukip’s latest leadership contest and the party has found itself splashed across the front pages of…

UKIP Leaders Give Immigration Election Speech

Ukip’s Steven Woolfe ‘conscious and recovering’ after ‘altercation’ in Strasbourg

6 October 2016 12:36

The latest Ukip leadership contest to succeed Diane James has descended into chaos after Steven Woolfe was rushed to hospital. The…


Diane James stands down as Ukip leader

5 October 2016 7:56

Diane James is standing down as Ukip leader after only 18 days in the job, blaming ‘personal and professional reasons’ and a lack…


Diane James is Ukip’s new leader – but will she be haunted by Nigel Farage?

16 September 2016 13:41

Diane James is the new Ukip leader. The party’s home affairs spokesman won with 8,451 votes. She beat Lisa Duffy into second place by…


Nigel Farage says farewell: ‘We brought down a prime minister’

16 September 2016 12:43

Nigel Farage has just delivered his speech at Ukip conference, in which he declared that he had put ‘absolutely all of…


Questions over Ukip’s future on the eve of its conference

15 September 2016 14:08

Ukip’s autumn conference kicks off tomorrow in Bournemouth. With the new leader set to be announced, there had been hopes…

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Mr Brexit meets… Mr Brexit

24 August 2016 16:42

Last week Donald Trump managed to leave hacks and commentariats confused when he took to Twitter to declare that he would…

What performing stand-up in Ukip country taught me about racism

18 August 2016 15:00

Most people would say UKIP lends itself to comedy better than Denis Healey’s eyebrows lent themselves to tweezers – but…


How Breitbart hijacks right-wing populism

17 August 2016 16:43

The news that Donald Trump’s new campaign manager is Steve Bannon, head of the right-wing media site Breitbart, has shocked…

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What was Nigel Farage doing at the German embassy?

16 August 2016 10:49

After Nigel Farage achieved his aim of taking Britain out of the EU, he announced that he would be stepping down…


Friday caption contest: Farage’s new look

12 August 2016 15:33

Now that Nigel Farage is stepping away from frontline politics, he has more time to focus on his family, television…

Steven Woolfe excluded from Ukip leadership race

3 August 2016 12:14

Steven Woolfe has been barred from standing for Ukip leader. The party’s national executive committee has ruled that he didn’t…

Ukip’s leadership race kicks off. Who are the candidates hoping to replace Nigel Farage?

3 August 2016 8:01

The final shortlist for who will replace Nigel Farage has been unveiled – and the frontrunner Steven Woolfe has been…

Coffee House Shots: Ukip’s leadership contest

2 August 2016 17:03

Ukip’s leadership race has barely begun but the contest has already delivered plenty of drama. The frontrunner Steven Woolfe missed out on…


Steven Woolfe finds himself in a tight spot

2 August 2016 9:45

It’s only Tuesday and Steven Woolfe must already be wishing this week was over. After missing the nomination deadline on Sunday,…


In praise of walls

31 July 2016 8:15

After the verdict of the referendum had been announced, the most interesting comment was delivered by Nigel Farage. The vote…


Farage hails ‘perfect storm’ of Brexit, Trump and worldwide populism

20 July 2016 22:47

Nigel Farage is here in Cleveland at the Republican Convention. He’s enjoying himself, and why not? Britain has voted for Brexit,…

Political Leaders Respond To The UK's EU Referendum Result

Can Ukip make the most of Andrea Leadsom’s departure?

11 July 2016 17:20

Andrea Leadsom’s decision to drop out of the leadership race — and by default make Theresa May the party’s new…

MEPs tell Brits: Auf wiedersehen et bonne chance

11 July 2016 10:31

‘I am deeply concerned. I am usually quite the optimist but this is probably the first time that I have…

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William Cash: Like Nigel Farage, I am also resigning from Ukip

4 July 2016 18:52

On the morning of the Referendum vote, I texted Nigel Farage – as the Heritage and Tourism spokesman of his…

Nigel Farage working on his resignation speech. One coffee, three packets of cigarettes.

In praise of Nigel Farage

4 July 2016 18:34

Nigel Farage is the most important British politician of the last decade and the most successful. His resignation leaves a…

Coffee House podcast: Farage resigns. What now for Ukip?

4 July 2016 13:34

Nigel Farage has joined the growing list of politicians to resign after stepping aside as Ukip leader this morning. It…