Paul Nuttall

Saying sorry to Liverpool is a politician’s rite of passage

26 February 2017 9:00

As Paul Nuttall, the Ukip leader, has recently discovered, there usually comes a point in a British political career when…

I was right! Brexit has killed off Ukip

24 February 2017 8:55

It is hugely important, if you are someone as insecure as myself, to say ‘I told you so’ whenever the…

Labour hold Stoke as Ukip and Nuttall fail to breakthrough

24 February 2017 2:21

James Forsyth discusses the by-election results with Fraser Nelson and Isabel Hardman: Labour has avoided total electoral disaster and held…

The one consolation for Labour? Ukip aren’t a slick fighting force

20 February 2017 15:20

Theresa May has been visiting Stoke-on-Trent today ahead of the ‘really important’ by-election in the city on Thursday. That the…

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…

Paul Nuttall’s ‘press officer’ does it again

15 February 2017 12:39

As Paul Nuttall receives flak today over his admission that the claim on his website that he lost ‘close personal’ friends…

Paul Nuttall’s Hillsborough falsehood throws Labour a lifeline in Stoke

14 February 2017 14:32

It’s Labour’s lucky day. Although the party are currently fielding a foul-mouthed candidate with a questionable attitude towards women in…

Paul Nuttall tries to manage expectations in Stoke

13 February 2017 18:02

Ukip are in the midst of an expectation management exercise in Stoke-on-Trent Central. As Paul Nuttall battles to take Tristram Hunt’s…

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…

Suzanne Evans and Paul Nuttall announce Ukip leadership bids

23 October 2016 10:18

Suzanne Evans, former deputy chairman of Ukip, has announced her intention to run for the leadership of the party. ‘I think I’m…

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…

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…

Ukip leadership: runners and riders

4 July 2016 12:05

Today Nigel Farage has announced that he will be standing down as Ukip leader. Farage has pledged not to ‘unresign’ this…

Nigel Farage kowtows to critics and takes a summer break

21 May 2015 18:27

Nigel Farage stamped his authority on Ukip with a round of sackings, but he has also listened to his critics.…

Revealed: why Nigel Farage is still Ukip leader

11 May 2015 17:35

He’s gone, now he’s back. After four days in the political wilderness, Nigel Farage has returned as leader of Ukip. In a…

The fruitcakes are back as Ukip declares ‘war with the BBC’

1 May 2015 14:44

Ukip is becoming a two-faced party. One side is made up of credible political challengers, while the other side comprises LibLabCon conspiracy…

Ukip is already winning the immigration debate without controversial posters

22 April 2014 9:34

Another day, another bad-tempered debate between two diametrically opposed politicians on immigration. This morning’s ding-dong on Radio 4 between Ukip’s…

Paul Nuttall interview: I don’t want to lead Ukip

13 February 2014 17:55

Ukip’s autumn conference made the headlines for all the wrong reasons. It was supposed to be a showcase of how…

Ukip prepares ‘spooking’ campaign for Wythenshawe by-election

21 January 2014 16:33

How will Ukip play the Wythenshawe and Sale East by-election? As a Labour seat with a relatively large majority (Sebastian…

Ukip conference: Paul Nuttall, a very different Ukipper, appeals to the Labour vote

20 September 2013 15:28

Even if Nigel Farage’s speech was, as Fraser blogged earlier, a wasted opportunity for the Ukip leader to impress the…