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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.

UKIP 2015 on Vimeo

Feb 27, 2015

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

Farage Poll Boost As UKIP Bids To Regain Ground

news.sky.com — It may well have been 'can you hear me at the back' in Washington for Nigel Farage - as he addressed a largely empty hall. But when he delivers his speech to UKIP's spring conference in Margate, Kent - the party's last national event before the election - it will be to a far larger audience of enthusiastic supporters.
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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/…

Jul 30, 2015

Farage on Farage/UKIP: I don't think there's been any point in past 10 years that party has been so united and united to win this campaign.

Jul 30, 2015

On Boris campaigning for NO campaign... @Nigel_Farage "Come on Boris, see the light, come on in, the water is lovely".

Jul 30, 2015

I don't particularly support @Corbyn4Leader politics but at least he stands up for something. Farage thinks he looks he'll win.

Jul 30, 2015

Farage tells me: I suspect inside @Corbyn4Leader is a democratic socialists wants Britain out of EU and his election would help NO campaign.

Jul 30, 2015

Farage hopes there will be a coming together of both current NO campaigns. UKIP will shortly decide though who to back.

Jul 30, 2015

Oops I appear to no longer exist on Twitter! Does this mean I exist at all??? pic.twitter.com/Rz1kyySPJR

Jul 30, 2015

Farage announces UKIP is going to launch the biggest party outreach campaign in September, to make arguments and 'get our country back.'

Jul 30, 2015

Nigel Farage: a YES vote, will be a vote for closer political union, more laws made in Brussels and ultimately Britain joining the Euro.

Jul 30, 2015

Nigel Farage attacks eurosceptic Conservatives for "standing aside" during PM's negotiations rather than making argument to leave.

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