2014 European Elections

David Cameron gets bullish on European elections: but what’s his clean-up plan?

9 May 2014 9:18

David Cameron has now decided that rather than pretend Ukip don’t exist, he’s going to attack them, and do so…

Ukip aren’t just David Cameron and the Tories’ problem anymore

4 May 2014 12:59

How the Tory party will react if, as excepted, Ukip pushes the party into third place in the European elections…

One solution to revenge porn: ‘cad-shaming’

29 April 2014 12:23

I’m kicking myself because back in 2011 or 2012 Paddy Power gave me odds of 66/1 on Ukip topping the…

Ukip on course to come first in the Euro elections

27 April 2014 20:00

Despite a week of rather bruising media coverage, Ukip has moved into first place for next month’s European elections. For…

How Nick Clegg missed his chance with Nigel Farage

26 April 2014 15:09

At the start of the year, some of the air seemed to have gone out of the Ukip balloon. The…

How Nigel Farage hopes that immigration can deliver victory for Ukip

21 April 2014 9:00

Nigel Farage’s strategy for winning the European Elections is based around winning over blue collar workers who normally vote Labour.…

Polls show Farage as the victor of the EU debate

2 April 2014 20:41

Tonight’s Clegg Farage debate on Britain’s membership of the EU was far more combative than last week’s. Nick Clegg came…

Nigel Farage and ‘new Ukip’ are running away from disaffected Tories. Why?

16 March 2014 14:00

Who votes Ukip? It’s a question psephologists have been trying to answer for years but Nigel Farage had a clear…

Nick Clegg’s comedy act

10 March 2014 12:45

I much recommend Nick Clegg’s weekend speech. Since it was given at the Liberal Democrat Spring some people may have missed…

Nick Clegg to challenge Nigel Farage to a head to head debate on Britain’s EU membership

20 February 2014 7:15

I understand that Nick Clegg is to challenge Nigel Farage to a debate on Britain’s EU membership ahead of the…

Why Nick Clegg is so keen to pick a fight with Nigel Farage

17 February 2014 18:50

Before the European Elections in May, don’t expect either David Cameron or Ed MIliband to engage with Nigel Farage. Both…

Will a Euro election defeat for Cameron lead to a Tory-Ukip pact?

16 January 2014 13:28

The Conservative party has never come third in a nationwide election. But as today’s YouGov poll in The Sun shows,…

Podcast: Benefits Street vs the left, Cameron’s Euro mission and our 1964 expose

16 January 2014 8:30

Has Benefits Street exposed Britain’s dirty secret? On this week’s View from 22 podcast, Fraser Nelson debates the Labour MP…

There are no shortcuts to reforming the EU

15 January 2014 10:22

What does a Tory eurosceptic look like? Loud chalk-stripe, a flash of red braces and the faintest whiff of a…

It’s not just the Tories who ought to fear Ukip – Labour and the Lib Dems should too

29 September 2013 12:51

Listen! The sound you hear in the damp Tory grassroots as they gather in Manchester for the party conference this…

The View from 22 – fixing the NHS in the wrong way, the whining intern and Ed Miliband’s summer of discontent

15 August 2013 9:28

Are David Cameron and Jeremy Hunt going about fixing the NHS in the wrong way? On this week’s View from…