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Calais: What Exactly Is The Government Doing?

news.sky.com — After a week of announcements and pledges by the Government, to give the impression of looking tough of migration - is any of it new? :: Landlords MEASURE: New measures to enable private landlords to evict illegal immigrants without a court order have been announced.

UKIP To 'Spearhead' EU Referendum No Campaign

news.sky.com — UKIP will "take the lead" in the campaign for a No vote in the upcoming EU referendum - but it will not be headed by Nigel Farage. Mr Farage criticised Conservative eurosceptics for "going to ground" since David Cameron began his renegotiation of Britain's EU membership, allowing the Yes camp to get a head start in the battle leading up to the public vote promised before the end of 2017.
Jul 30, 2015

It's NO to the EU, NO to Farage as he rules out heading up campaign. But @UKIP will lead ground offensive. My report: news.sky.com/story/1527850/…

Tory Welfare Plans Unsupportable, Says Burnham

news.sky.com — Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham has branded the Government's welfare bill as "unsupportable" and has told the shadow cabinet the party should table a reasoned amendment to the bill, but if that fails, the party should oppose it. Speaking to a press gallery lunch, Mr Burnham argued "it won't encourage people into work; indeed, it might do the opposite."

Farage: UKIP Faces 'Obliteration' In Scotland

news.sky.com — Nigel Farage has admitted that UKIP are facing "obliteration" in Scotland and that they are losing some voters to the Conservatives. But he insists that UKIP's vote continues to hold or strengthen in their key marginal targets.

Farage: UKIP Candidate? Never Heard Of Him

news.sky.com — Nigel Farage has claimed he's "never heard of" a UKIP candidate who posted comments refering to the "evil cult of Islam" on social media. Though the prospective MP has now apologised, claiming his comments were "deliberately misinterpreted" and that he was criticising extremists and not Islam in general.
Apr 16, 2015

Nigel Farage claims he's "never heard of" @UKIP candidate who posted comments about "evil cult of Islam". My report: news.sky.com/story/1466346/….

Apr 17, 2015

RT @SkyNews: Nigel Farage says he's "never heard of" UKIP candidate who posted Islam social media comments trib.al/Hn6pV33 pic.twitter.com/sCJQ3HIPPi

UKIP's Carswell Not Being Drawn Into HIV Row

news.sky.com — UKIP's Douglas Carswell has again refused to be drawn into the row over Nigel Farage's controversial comments about HIV treatment. When asked repeatedly by Sky News while out campaigning with the UKIP leader in Clacton if he backed the policy, Mr Carswell refused to answer the question directly or use the term HIV.

UKIP Defends Porn Star Council Candidate

news.sky.com — UKIP has defended a council candidate and senior party official, who is also a porn star who goes by the name Rockard. John Langley, 59, who is vice chair for the party in Bristol, is due to stand in next month's council elections.

Nigel Farage Defends 'Sensible' HIV Remarks

news.sky.com — Nigel Farage has defended his controversial remarks about the treatment of foreign-born HIV sufferers, telling Sky News "it is a sensible Christian thing to look after your family and your own community first". The UKIP leader was accused of "scaremongering" in Thursday night's leaders' debate when he highlighted the issue of so-called health tourism.
Apr 05, 2015

Nigel Farage defends 'sensible' HIV remarks and reveals he's a lapsed Christian, rarely attends Church. My interview: news.sky.com/story/1458835/…

Ask The Chancellors: How They Line Up

news.sky.com — As Ed Balls and George Osborne prepare to take questions, here is how the two political bruisers line up. :: George Osborne EDUCATION: Privately educated at St. Paul's School, London and then Magdalen College, Oxford where he studied modern history. FAMILY LIFE: Married to Lord Howell's daughter Frances. They have two children.

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Feb 27, 2015

UKIP CONFERENCE VIDEO: Why did you join the party? I ask delegates.. vimeo.com/120798424

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Aug 03, 2015

BREAK: IPCC investigate Wiltshire Police's handling of an alleged claim of child sexual abuse made about former PM Sir Edward Heath in 1990s

Aug 03, 2015

NEW: Foreign Secretary to chair Cobra meeting at 4pm this afternoon with update on security situation at Calais and disruption in Kent.

Aug 02, 2015

Fermanagh is sponsored by local company Tracey Concrete and Dublin sponsored by AIG. @FermanaghGAA #EnoughSaid #Proud

Aug 02, 2015

BREAK: Very sad... Cilla Black has reportedly died at her Spanish home near Marbella. She was 72.

Aug 02, 2015

We could all learn from this: Why the language we use to talk about refugees matters so much: wpo.st/Il9T0 via @WashingtonPost.

Aug 02, 2015

Lord Soley: size of Lords needs to be reduced 'drastically', PM should rethink new appointments and retirement after 10 years considered.

Aug 02, 2015

More and more burnt-out Londoners are embracing the laid-back cool – and much lower cost of living – of Berlin: gu.com/p/4b7xf/stw

Aug 02, 2015

@Helen_Whately Helen, Darren from Sky News - could you DM me best way to contact you? Many thanks...

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