Ukip is the sleaziest and most disreputable party in Britain, voters say

Voters rate the party as nearly as sleazy as bankers Voters think UKIP is the most sleazy political party in Britain, a new poll has found. 63% of people branded Ukip “sleazy and disreputable” in the latest YouGov poll compared to 44% for the Conservatives and 33% for Labour. Of all the national parties the … Continue reading

Ukip founder: Nigel Farage’s influence means the party ‘won’t win a seat’ in the general election

Dr Alan Sked accused Ukip of being ‘obsessed’ with immigration Ukip’s founder has dismissed its chances of returning a single MP to Westminster in May, claiming the party is full of far-right sympathisers led by someone who is “obsessed” with immigration and defends racist behaviour. Dr Alan Sked said the party he established in 1993 … Continue reading

‘Jaw dropping’: Sacked UKIP councilor has problem with ‘negroes’ because of their ‘faces’

Ex-Ukip councillor Rozanne Duncan (Reuters/Toby Melville/democracy.thanet.gov.uk) A UKIP councilor was ejected from the anti-immigration party after allegedly saying she had a problem with “negroes” because there was “something about their faces.” The Mensa member, who sits on Thanet District Council, is said to have denied she was being racist, citing her non-white friends as evidence. … Continue reading

Nigel Farage’s approval rating hits ‘record low’ as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal

It has been a month to forget for the once popular leader Nigel Farage’s personal approval rating has plummeted to its lowest ever level, with a new poll suggesting the Ukip leader is now as unpopular as David Cameron. Figures released by the polling group Ipsos Mori revealed that voter satisfaction with Mr Farage has … Continue reading

Ukip Don’t Have a Leadership Crisis, They Have a Membership Crisis

One of the biggest problems Ukip have at the moment is that, despite the best efforts of the often charming and eloquent man-of-the-people, pint swilling, cigarette puffing, Nigel Farage; the image many other Ukip party members project is of homophobic, unintelligent, misogynistic, sexist, and borderline racist little Englanders. Take the most recent incident. Kerry Smith … Continue reading

UKIP Candidate Quits Over Offensive Remarks

Kerry Smith, who was contesting one of the party’s top target seats, claims he was stressed and on strong painkillers at the time. Mr Smith was to fight South Basildon and East Thurrock for UKIP next M A high-profile UKIP Westminster hopeful has quit as the party’s candidate in a top target seat after making … Continue reading