Nigel Farage

Brexit Party overtakes Tories in national poll
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Brexit Party overtakes Tories in national poll

On course for a thumping victory at European elections, Nigel Farage’s new party could become third biggest at a general election
13 May 2019
Nigel Farage demands future role in EU talks
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Nigel Farage demands future role in EU talks

Former UKIP leader says victory for Brexit Party at European elections would send clear message about direction of Britain’s withdrawal
8 May 2019
The UKIP dozen: a look back at all the party’s leaders
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The UKIP dozen: a look back at all the party’s leaders

Gerard Batten announces new leadership election this summer which could herald seventh leader in three years
7 May 2019
Farage criticised for ‘anti-Semitic tropes’ on US talkshow
Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage has quit the party
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Farage criticised for ‘anti-Semitic tropes’ on US talkshow

Brexit party leader claimed ‘globalists’ are pushing for ‘new world order’
7 May 2019
Margaret Beckett says Labour is handing votes to Farage
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Margaret Beckett says Labour is handing votes to Farage

Former Labour minister says the party must back a second referendum
18 Apr 2019
Donald Trump Jr links Brexit to his father’s election
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Donald Trump Jr links Brexit to his father’s election

President’s eldest son claims Establishment in both US and UK is trying to thwart will of the people
20 Mar 2019
Would Brexiteers boycott a second referendum?
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Would Brexiteers boycott a second referendum?

Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage says he would abstain if option were Theresa May’s deal vs. Remain
27 Feb 2019
Tommy Robinson uses racial slurs in bizarre video
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Tommy Robinson uses racial slurs in bizarre video

Former EDL leader claims comments were ‘banter’ after proclaiming himself ‘King of the whole Islam race’ in leaked footage
14 Feb 2019
Labour MP urged to resign after guilty verdict
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Labour MP urged to resign after guilty verdict

Fiona Onasanya suspended after jury rules she colluded with brother to blame former lodger for driving offence
20 Dec 2018
Nigel Farage quits UKIP over far-right turn
Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage has quit the party
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Nigel Farage quits UKIP over far-right turn

Party leader Gerard Batten’s hiring of Tommy Robinson a bridge too far for Farage
5 Dec 2018
Twitter reacts to Theresa May’s Brexit deal
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Twitter reacts to Theresa May’s Brexit deal

Farage brands deal ‘worst of all time’ - but at least it won’t be as grim as the two World Wars
14 Nov 2018
Battle lines drawn ahead European Parliamentary elections
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Battle lines drawn ahead European Parliamentary elections

EU’s chief Brexit negotiator warns European project faces destruction at the hands of a populist ‘Nigel Farage in every country’
9 Nov 2018
Could Nigel Farage win London mayoral race?
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Could Nigel Farage win London mayoral race?

News the former Ukip leader might stand in 2020 has caused concern in Tory circles, by joy for Labour
31 Aug 2018
Eurosceptics set for breakthrough at EU Parliament
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Eurosceptics set for breakthrough at EU Parliament

Snapshot of polls suggest anti-EU parties will grow by more than 60% at next May’s election
27 Jul 2018
Amid Brexit chaos voters turn to far-right
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Amid Brexit chaos voters turn to far-right

YouGov poll finds growing support for new Hard Brexit party and boosts Boris Johnson’s Tory leadership ambitions
23 Jul 2018
Who are Trump’s biggest British supporters?
Ukip's Nigel Farage and US president-elect Donald Trump pose for a photo, days after the US election in November
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Who are Trump’s biggest British supporters?

High-profile fans of the US president hit back at protests against his visit
12 Jul 2018
Should hedge funds be banned from private polling?
Markets crashed in the hours following the Brexit vote
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Should hedge funds be banned from private polling?

Businesses accused of gaming referendum result to make billions in profits
27 Jun 2018
Leave.EU fined £70,000 for breaking electoral laws
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Leave.EU fined £70,000 for breaking electoral laws

Chief executive Liz Bilney faces police probe after pro-Brexit group failed to disclose £77,380 in expenditure
11 May 2018
What will happen when Farage and Macron meet for lunch?
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What will happen when Farage and Macron meet for lunch?

Former UKIP leader promises to ‘ruin’ French president’s meal at European Parliament gala dinner
17 Apr 2018
Irexit: is Nigel Farage encouraging Ireland to leave the EU?
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Irexit: is Nigel Farage encouraging Ireland to leave the EU?

Former UKIP leader’s Dublin visit fuels fears of “Irish Brexit” bid
2 Feb 2018
David Cameron on Brexit: the end of ‘Project Fear’?
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David Cameron on Brexit: the end of ‘Project Fear’?

Former PM says leaving the EU is a ‘mistake not a disaster’ in comments overheard at Davos
25 Jan 2018
Henry Bolton refuses to quit as UKIP leader
Ukip leader Henry Bolton has vowed to stay on despite losing NEC support
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Henry Bolton refuses to quit as UKIP leader

Bolton says he will ‘drain the swamp’ - and Nigel Farage offers his support
23 Jan 2018
Six UKIP officials quit over Henry Bolton ‘fiasco’
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Six UKIP officials quit over Henry Bolton ‘fiasco’

Embattled party boss clings to power despite ‘no confidence’ vote and six resignations
22 Jan 2018
EU’s ‘heart still open to UK’, says Tusk
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EU’s ‘heart still open to UK’, says Tusk

European Council President extends olive branch to Britain as call for second EU referendum grows
17 Jan 2018
UKIP, the glamour model and Markle: is the party over?
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UKIP, the glamour model and Markle: is the party over?

UKIP may be left looking for fifth leader in 18 months as Henry Bolton faces racism backlash
15 Jan 2018
UKIP elects Henry Bolton leader in ‘shock’ result
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UKIP elects Henry Bolton leader in ‘shock’ result

In Depth: Bolton leads a party split between Eurosceptics and Islamophobic nationalists
29 Sep 2017
Trump travel ban: Judge expands definition of relatives
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Trump travel ban: Judge expands definition of relatives

Grandparents and other family members to be allowed entry to US
14 Jul 2017
The fantasy Lib Dem leadership contest
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The fantasy Lib Dem leadership contest

Why settle for Nick Cable or Jo Swinson when you could have Lord Buckethead or Richard Dawkins?
15 Jun 2017
Nigel Farage: I could lead Ukip again
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Nigel Farage: I could lead Ukip again

The three-time leader of Ukip says a second EU referendum is back on the agenda
9 Jun 2017
Hope Not Hate sues Nigel Farage for libel
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Hope Not Hate sues Nigel Farage for libel

Anti-fascist charity sues former Ukip leader after he called the group 'violent and very undemocratic'
24 Apr 2017
What will Arron Banks’s 'Ukip 2.0' look like?
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What will Arron Banks’s 'Ukip 2.0' look like?

Millionaire insurance tycoon vows to start grassroots movement after leaving Ukip
15 Mar 2017
Hope Not Hate crowdfunds lawsuit against Nigel Farage
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Hope Not Hate crowdfunds lawsuit against Nigel Farage

Anti-fascist group threatens action after Ukip leader links husband of murdered MP Jo Cox to 'extremists'
21 Dec 2016
Tory win in Sleaford by-election leaves Labour red-faced
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Tory win in Sleaford by-election leaves Labour red-faced

Conservative candidate Caroline Johnson fends off Ukip, but Labour crash to fourth place
9 Dec 2016
Trump: Farage would do a great job as UK ambassador to US
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Trump: Farage would do a great job as UK ambassador to US

President-elect tweets support for interim Ukip leader to take on top diplomatic role in Washington
22 Nov 2016
What is fascism and is it on the rise?
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What is fascism and is it on the rise?

Right-wing politicians are regularly labelled fascists, but what does the term actually mean?
18 Nov 2016
Steven Woolfe quits 'ungovernable' Ukip
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Steven Woolfe quits 'ungovernable' Ukip

Former leadership frontrunner says party is in a 'death spiral' without Nigel Farage at the helm
18 Oct 2016