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'Debt piled up. I was a 50-year-old single parent bringing up a teenage girl'
# Debt
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# Debt

'Debt piled up. I was a 50-year-old single parent bringing up a teenage girl'

Dec 25th 2020, 6:00 PM 13,715 Views 2 Comments

Harry Pearson on writing ‘The Farther Corner’.

How Nigel Farage’s new party capitalised on Brexit chaos to surge into the lead in the Euro polls
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# Brexit Party

How Nigel Farage’s new party capitalised on Brexit chaos to surge into the lead in the Euro polls

May 18th 2019, 9:00 AM 21,774 Views 63 Comments

Only officially established in February, the Brexit Party now looks set to come out on top when the votes are counted.

Nigel Farage has launched his new Brexit Party - and there'll be a Rees-Mogg on the ballot
# Back Again
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# Back Again

Nigel Farage has launched his new Brexit Party - and there'll be a Rees-Mogg on the ballot

Apr 12th 2019, 3:45 PM 27,529 Views 41 Comments

Not that one though … Jacob’s sister Annunziata Rees-Mogg is running for the new party.

Factcheck: Are there really only 100 lorries crossing the border every day?
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# Border Crossing

Factcheck: Are there really only 100 lorries crossing the border every day?

Feb 1st 2019, 6:20 AM 52,903 Views 37 Comments

A UKIP MEP claimed that only a small number of lorries cross the border daily – but is he right?

Nigel Farage quits UKIP, says party has become too extreme
# Out The Door
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# Out The Door

Nigel Farage quits UKIP, says party has become too extreme

Dec 4th 2018, 6:26 PM 31,616 Views 57 Comments

The MEP said the party had become fixated on far-right activist Tommy Robinson.

'I'm back': Nigel Farage is leading a battle bus tour to campaign against a 'cowardly sell-out Brexit'
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# Leave Means Leave

'I'm back': Nigel Farage is leading a battle bus tour to campaign against a 'cowardly sell-out Brexit'

Aug 18th 2018, 5:02 PM 24,410 Views 82 Comments

“Our complacent MPs need to understand just how strongly people feel about being lied to while their wishes are blatantly ignored,” the MEP said.

Nigel Farage denies claims that he's about to join the DUP
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

Nigel Farage denies claims that he's about to join the DUP

May 11th 2018, 2:38 PM 22,887 Views 55 Comments

Farage will be the guest speaker at a local DUP event in Co Antrim today.

A mixed bag for May and Corbyn while UKIP vote obliterated in English local elections
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# Councils

A mixed bag for May and Corbyn while UKIP vote obliterated in English local elections

May 4th 2018, 8:09 AM 23,451 Views 42 Comments

Both the Tories and Labour had lost a set of key councils, but had made gains in overall numbers.

Henry Bolton quits Ukip after being sacked as party leader
# Henry's Boltin'
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# Henry's Boltin'

Henry Bolton quits Ukip after being sacked as party leader

Feb 22nd 2018, 3:34 PM 9,851 Views 18 Comments

Bolton was confronted with a statement from his wife, whom he left just before Christmas, on TV this morning.

Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton
# Fired
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# Fired

Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton

Feb 17th 2018, 5:16 PM 7,275 Views 21 Comments

Members backed a motion of no confidence by 867 votes (63%) to 500 (37%).

Ukip in turmoil as two top figures quit party after leader refuses to step down
# Racism Row
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# Racism Row

Ukip in turmoil as two top figures quit party after leader refuses to step down

Jan 22nd 2018, 10:52 AM 16,650 Views 19 Comments

“We need to make it clear to Mr Bolton that his time is up.”

Ukip leader loses no confidence vote after row over comments made by ex-girlfriend
# EMERGENCY MEETING
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# EMERGENCY MEETING

Ukip leader loses no confidence vote after row over comments made by ex-girlfriend

Jan 21st 2018, 5:20 PM 17,220 Views 31 Comments

Henry Bolton’s former partner allegedly made racist remarks about Prince Harry’s fiancée Meghan Markle.

UKIP leader splits with partner over 'racist' Meghan Markle texts
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# Royal Family

UKIP leader splits with partner over 'racist' Meghan Markle texts

Jan 15th 2018, 8:55 AM 28,044 Views 44 Comments

Jo Marney said that Meghan Markle would “taint” the royal family.

Nigel Farage says top EU negotiator 'clearly doesn't understand Brexit'
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# Immigration

Nigel Farage says top EU negotiator 'clearly doesn't understand Brexit'

Jan 8th 2018, 7:36 PM 27,932 Views 90 Comments

Farage criticised Michel Barnier after their meeting today.

Nigel Farage claims he is 'skint' and says there is no money in politics
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# Politician

Nigel Farage claims he is 'skint' and says there is no money in politics

Dec 16th 2017, 1:31 PM 33,786 Views 84 Comments

In an interview with the UK Daily Mail, Farage talked about his personal life, relationships and how he can’t walk around outside on his own without fear of being attacked.

Ukip elects a new leader, its fourth in just over a year
# NEW LEADER
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# NEW LEADER

Ukip elects a new leader, its fourth in just over a year

Sep 29th 2017, 7:45 PM 9,381 Views 29 Comments

The party elected former army officer Henry Bolton as its new leader.

Varadkar says Farage 'takes the biscuit' with 'hilarious' comment that the EU is 'stoking Irish nationalism'
# United Ireland
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# United Ireland

Varadkar says Farage 'takes the biscuit' with 'hilarious' comment that the EU is 'stoking Irish nationalism'

May 3rd 2017, 4:15 PM 48,021 Views 173 Comments

Farage said the EU is doing it to make things difficult for the UK.

Welsh MP who left the Tories for UKIP leaves UKIP for the Tories
# Reckless Abandon
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# Reckless Abandon

Welsh MP who left the Tories for UKIP leaves UKIP for the Tories

Apr 6th 2017, 2:55 PM 7,453 Views 12 Comments

Mark Reckless said he was leaving as it was “job done” for the party.

'Job done': UKIP's only MP has quit the party
# Post Brexit
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# Post Brexit

'Job done': UKIP's only MP has quit the party

Mar 25th 2017, 1:32 PM 17,095 Views 21 Comments

“I will leave UKIP amicably, cheerfully and in the knowledge that we won.”

UKIP leader forced to deny own statement that he lost a close friend at Hillsborough disaster
# UKIP Lies
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# UKIP Lies

UKIP leader forced to deny own statement that he lost a close friend at Hillsborough disaster

Feb 15th 2017, 7:42 AM 11,798 Views 18 Comments

A press officer for Nuttall has since offered her resignation over the controversy.

'If Brexit goes well, the public pressure in Ireland for an EU exit will grow' - Nigel Farage
# Brexit Envy
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# Brexit Envy

'If Brexit goes well, the public pressure in Ireland for an EU exit will grow' - Nigel Farage

Jan 4th 2017, 12:19 PM 16,550 Views 142 Comments

“Twice in the last 16 years Ireland has rejected EU treaties,” the former Ukip leader said this morning.

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised
# Berlin Attack
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# Berlin Attack

'Poisonous': Nigel Farage's comments about Jo Cox's widower criticised

Dec 20th 2016, 9:27 PM 25,414 Views 74 Comments

The right-wing politician has been threatened with legal action over comments he made about an anti-racism group.

UKIP wants the Irish government to help pay for a motorway in Wales with EU funds
# Celtic Alliance
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# Celtic Alliance

UKIP wants the Irish government to help pay for a motorway in Wales with EU funds

Nov 29th 2016, 4:42 PM 66,295 Views 93 Comments

Assemblyman David Rowlands told TheJournal.ie: “I’m glad they all realise the irony” in a Ukip member seeking EU funds to upgrade the motorway.

Explainer: Five months after the Brexit referendum, why is UKIP in chaos?
# Political Turmoil
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# Political Turmoil

Explainer: Five months after the Brexit referendum, why is UKIP in chaos?

Nov 23rd 2016, 6:15 AM 13,602 Views 26 Comments

In its moment of triumph, infighting has plunged the party into turmoil.

'Come and schmooze Theresa, don’t touch her': Nigel Farage's advice to Trump
# Nigel Farage
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# Nigel Farage

'Come and schmooze Theresa, don’t touch her': Nigel Farage's advice to Trump

Nov 10th 2016, 2:24 PM 16,020 Views 49 Comments

The former UKIP leader made light of claims made by Trump that he could grab women’s privates due to his fame.

Favourite for Ukip leadership quits party following 'altercation' with fellow MEP
# Steven Woolfe
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# Steven Woolfe

Favourite for Ukip leadership quits party following 'altercation' with fellow MEP

Oct 17th 2016, 6:42 PM 8,875 Views 24 Comments

Steven Woolfe had been seen as front-runner to succeed Nigel Farage before allegedly being assaulted in Strasbourg recently by fellow Ukip MEP Mike Hookem.

I can prove I was attacked, hospitalised UKIP MEP claims
# Battered And Bruised
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# Battered And Bruised

I can prove I was attacked, hospitalised UKIP MEP claims

Oct 8th 2016, 3:28 PM 18,834 Views 17 Comments

The other MEP involved in the row claims that Steven Woolfe started the fight.

EU launches probe after clash of Ukip MEPs leaves one in hospital
# Political Scrap
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# Political Scrap

EU launches probe after clash of Ukip MEPs leaves one in hospital

Oct 7th 2016, 12:07 PM 14,227 Views 43 Comments

Steven Woolfe MP has regained consciousness and is now recovering.

Ukip MEP Mike Hookem insists altercation with Steven Woolfe was 'verbal' only
# Steven Woolfe
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# Steven Woolfe

Ukip MEP Mike Hookem insists altercation with Steven Woolfe was 'verbal' only

Oct 6th 2016, 10:05 PM 45,226 Views 72 Comments

Steven Woolfe MEP, favourite for the leadership of Ukip following Diane James’ resignation, earlier released a statement to say his condition is improving.

Ukip turmoil as new leader quits just 18 days into the job
# Nope
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# Nope

Ukip turmoil as new leader quits just 18 days into the job

Oct 5th 2016, 7:17 AM 18,281 Views 40 Comments

Nigel Farage has ruled out a return.

Nigel Farage says Ireland should rejoin the Commonwealth to hedge our bets on the EU
# Queen And Country
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# Queen And Country

Nigel Farage says Ireland should rejoin the Commonwealth to hedge our bets on the EU

Sep 12th 2016, 6:35 PM 23,575 Views 176 Comments

“I would say this – the Queen is, you know, a figurehead, shes’ not the leader, doesn’t make the law, she can’t do anything other than be a global ambassador for the Commonwealth.”

Nigel Farage resigns as leader of UKIP
# Gone
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# Gone

Nigel Farage resigns as leader of UKIP

Jul 4th 2016, 10:15 AM 64,245 Views 281 Comments

Farage “wants his life back”.

Ireland has been 'bullied' in its dealings with the EU: Farage
# Brexit
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# Brexit

Ireland has been 'bullied' in its dealings with the EU: Farage

Nov 9th 2015, 11:55 AM 22,167 Views 162 Comments

The Ukip leader’s comments come as Taoiseach Enda Kenny talks up the risks of a Brexit.

It turns out Nigel Farage won't be resigning after all
# Here To Stay
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# Here To Stay

It turns out Nigel Farage won't be resigning after all

May 11th 2015, 4:18 PM 17,006 Views 71 Comments

UKIP say they’ve rejected his official resignation.

AS IT HAPPENED: Tories on course for majority, SNP storms Scotland ... and Miliband set to quit
# The Morning After
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# The Morning After

AS IT HAPPENED: Tories on course for majority, SNP storms Scotland ... and Miliband set to quit

May 8th 2015, 10:18 AM 106,709 Views 151 Comments

Well, that was interesting.

Four men and a lady: Political deadlock could means days of fraught talks
# Letter From London
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# Letter From London

Four men and a lady: Political deadlock could means days of fraught talks

May 7th 2015, 2:30 PM 9,482 Views 15 Comments

Forming coalition governments comes natural to Irish politicians, but the same is not true across the water.

UKIP candidate filmed threatening to 'put a bullet' in rival candidate
# Not British Enough
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# Not British Enough

UKIP candidate filmed threatening to 'put a bullet' in rival candidate

May 6th 2015, 10:14 AM 12,477 Views 32 Comments

“If this lad turns up to be our prime minister I will personally put a bullet in him. That’s how strong I feel about it.”

Poll: Do we need more bank holidays?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Do we need more bank holidays?

Apr 26th 2015, 12:22 PM 21,764 Views 65 Comments

UKIP is campaigning for an extra one to be brought in to mark St George’s Day – but do we need another one here?

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster
# Welcome
# Welcome

Some genius made this wonderful alteration to a UKIP poster

Apr 17th 2015, 12:00 PM 5,220 Views 4 Comments

*applause*

This campaign video from the UK Greens is ... well, bonkers
# Bonkers
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# Bonkers

This campaign video from the UK Greens is ... well, bonkers

Apr 8th 2015, 7:00 PM 9,670 Views 25 Comments

So ridiculous, it works.

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