Godfrey Bloom

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…

Watch: Ukip supporter Katie Hopkins advocates gassing the House of Lords

25 September 2015 11:58

Katie Hopkins is not the first person who comes to mind when thinking about electoral reform, but she spoke at…

Exclusive: Team Farage suggests O’Flynn has had ‘personal problems’

14 May 2015 11:31

The briefing war inside Ukip continues with the Nigel Farage camp hitting back at Patrick O’Flynn, after his remarks in…

My night with Godfrey Bloom

25 January 2014 8:57

On Thursday night I spoke at the Oxford Union on the motion ‘This House believes post-war immigration into Britain has…

Ukip’s supporters are anxious, not awkward

4 October 2013 12:48

I guess the ‘unite the Right’ memo has not got through to some Tories, with Michael Heseltine calling Ukip ‘a…

Take 2 for Godfrey Bloom’s book

3 October 2013 17:04

Godfrey Bloom has finally rescheduled his postponed book launch. The Ukip MEP, who resigned after his unguarded comments at the…

Thank Heavens for Godfrey Bloom

23 September 2013 17:47

I was at a funeral on Friday and so late catching-up with the latest entertainment provided by UKIP. But, gosh,…

Is a slut a slag? Dot Wordsworth adjudicates on Godfrey Bloom’s use of English

21 September 2013 18:03

Was it sexual in reference or wasn’t it? According to the BBC radio news, after Godfrey Bloom, elected as a…

Godfrey Bloom loses Ukip whip after ‘slut’ comments and hitting a journalist

20 September 2013 17:58

‘Your day will come,’ said Godfrey Bloom rather threateningly to David Cameron by way of ending his speech to the…

The week, in audio

20 September 2013 16:05

Britain’s no3 political party held their annual conference this week. But before that, the Liberal Democrats met in Glasgow. The…

Godfrey Bloom, Ukip anti-hero

20 September 2013 15:47

Debate the relative merits of the two speeches from Nigel Farage and Paul Nuttall all you like, but the headline…

Godfrey Bloom’s feminine touch

17 September 2013 18:35

Mr Steerpike has obtained an exclusive extract of everyone’s favourite Ukip MEP Godfrey Bloom’s new book A Guinea A Minute, which comes…

Godfrey’s gaffe of the day

9 September 2013 11:41

Barely a day goes by without Ukip’s gaffe-prone senior MEP Godfrey Bloom getting into a spot of bother. Fresh from…

Are people really that offended by Godfrey Bloom’s comments?

7 August 2013 14:39

Lots of people are hating on Ukip’s Godfrey Bloom after he featured on the Today programme attacking foreign aid, which…

Full transcript: Godfrey Bloom’s ‘Bongo Bongo land’ interview with Jim Naughtie on Today

7 August 2013 8:38

Listen to Godfrey Bloom discuss his comments with Jim Naughtie on the Today programme: listen to ‘Godfrey Bloom discusses ‘bongo…