Nigel Farage

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,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Brexit lies are opening up a terrifying new opportunity for the far-right in Britain

27 June 2016 14:54

The Tory leaders of Vote Leave, those supposedly civilised and intelligent men, are creating the conditions for a mass far-right…

Fascism is alive in Britain – on both the left and the right

23 June 2016 16:01

At the time of writing, no one knows the result of Britain’s European Union referendum. But everyone has learned in…

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…

Every political generation has its low moment; this is ours

20 June 2016 14:59

No, there was never a Golden Age of genteel and elevated discourse. Never a time when the fate of the…

Battle of the Thames! Nigel Farage and Bob Geldof take their EU differences to the river

15 June 2016 12:00

Forget the big EU debates, the most important face-off ahead of polling day is playing out on the Thames right…