Suzanne Evans ends leadership ambitions as she calls on Ukip to shed its ‘rugby club’ image

26 July 2016 11:31

With nominations for the Ukip leadership contest set to close at the end of the month, today Suzanne Evans called a…

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…

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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…


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’s full resignation speech

4 July 2016 12:04

I’m aware that not everybody in this country is happy. Indeed, a lot of young people have been wound up…

Grassroots Out Campaigners Hold London Rally

Nigel Farage’s departure means Ukip can seize its post-referendum opportunity

4 July 2016 10:32

Nigel Farage’s departure comes at the best possible time for Ukip. The party could be hoovering up votes from Labour’s…


Nigel Farage resigns as Ukip leader

4 July 2016 10:15

Nigel Farage has resigned as Ukip leader. Farage announced his decision to stand aside as the party’s leader in a…


Nigel Farage does his best to alienate the rest of Europe

28 June 2016 13:47

Thankfully, many in Europe – not least the European Parliament – will have stopped listening to Nigel Farage a long…


What next for Ukip after the EU referendum?

22 June 2016 13:41

For someone who has spent his whole life building up to the referendum, Nigel Farage has had a rather patchy…

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Suzanne Evans: vote for British independence

14 June 2016 23:14

In nine days’ time, we have the opportunity to do something amazing.  We can usher in a new era of…


Ukip’s David Coburn cries BBC bias… over ITV debate

8 June 2016 10:52

Nowadays it’s difficult for the BBC to air anything without facing some accusation of bias. As well as the well…

How the papers reacted: Farage ‘destroyed’ as Cameron is ‘taken to task’ during live EU showdown

8 June 2016 8:08

David Cameron and Nigel Farage both avoided making any disastrous blunders during last night’s TV showdown and for that reason…

Is the Brexit campaign ‘morphing into Ukip’?

13 May 2016 8:25

Is the Brexit campaign ‘morphing into Ukip’? That’s what Sir John Major will say he fears is happening later. In…


Ukip candidate who blamed litter on eastern European migrants is elected to the Welsh Assembly

6 May 2016 12:29

As Nigel Farage come to terms with his old foe Neil Hamilton’s success in the Welsh elections, there is another new…


Watch: Ukip candidate blames litter in Cardiff on migrants

18 March 2016 19:12

Oh dear. Gareth Bennett may soon regret his decision to appear on today’s Daily Politics. Bennett, who leads Ukip’s regional…


Watch: Michael Crick chases down Lord Feldman

10 March 2016 17:05

Michael Crick’s Channel 4 report into Tory election spending has led to an investigation by the Electoral Commission into the…


The ‘in’ and ‘out’ campaigns? Claptrap on both sides!

2 March 2016 13:00

Jonathan Davis invites City veteran and Open Europe founder Rodney Leach to assess the campaigns for and against Brexit

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Blow to Cameron as Boris backs Brexit

21 February 2016 16:01

David Cameron used to always remind people who asked him about what Boris would do in the referendum that the…

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Will more than half a dozen Cabinet Ministers back Brexit?

20 February 2016 8:00

The Cabinet convenes this morning at 10am with, at least, six of those present set to back Out. The most…

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What kind of Out campaign will David Cameron be faced with?

17 February 2016 14:59

If all goes according to David Cameron’s plan, then the EU referendum campaign will be under way very shortly. Cameron…


Godfrey Bloom puts his foot in it over Emma Thompson row

17 February 2016 13:36

Yesterday saw a turn in fortune for the Out campaign after Emma Thompson declared her intention to vote to remain…

UKIP Autumn Conference 2015 - Day 2

Row in Ukip over EU referendum campaign ‘stitch up’

9 February 2016 17:15

Ukip’s announcement this afternoon that it will be backing Grassroots Out in its bid for designation as the official ‘Leave’…


Merging the various Out campaigns is not the biggest challenge, winning is

29 January 2016 9:43

What could be worse, from a Eurosceptic perspective, than multiple Out campaigns? One Out campaign that can’t win. Those Eurosceptics…