Ukip campaign chief attacks Farage

Leader called ‘snarling, thin-skinned and aggressive’ Nigel Farage has become a “snarling, thin-skinned, aggressive” man who is turning Ukip into a “personality cult”, the party’s campaign chief has said in a stunning attack on his leader. Ukip’s economics spokesman Patrick O’Flynn blew open simmering tensions within the party in an interview with The Times, saying … Continue reading

Ukip muzzles foot-in-mouth candidates by ordering them to avoid discussing RSPCA and moral issues

A leaked document, seen by the Mirror, has revealed how Nigel Farage’s party is also instructing candidates not to attend meetings on abortion.   Goodbye gaffes? Nigel Farage’s party has told candidates not to discuss moral issues  UKIP has banned candidates from backing the RSPCA or giving their opinions “on moral issues” during the general … 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