Gerard Batten

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Ukip leader Gerard Batten: his Border knowledge needs a little brushing up. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images

The English have been getting stuff wrong about Ireland again. Earlier this week, Gerard Batten, an MEP for Ukip, made an effort to downplay the kerfu(...)

Nigel Farage has quit Ukip. File photograph: Stephanie Lecocq/EPA

Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage said on Tuesday he was leaving the party as he was uncomfortable with the direction it had taken in recent months. Mr(...)

I finally got around to visiting that sculpture of the first World War soldier in St Stephen’s Green last weekend, just before they took it away. And (...)

Former leader of UKIP Nigel Farage at a conference in Portugal this week. Photograph: Rafael Marchante/Reuters

Nigel Farage is a “person of interest” in the US counter-intelligence investigation that is looking into possible collusion between the Kremlin and Do(...)

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall:  said that June contest is a “Brexit election” on “Ukip’s turf”, and rubbished reports that the party is  badly organised and funded. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

The UK Independence Party (Ukip) will contest the “vast majority” of seats in June’s British general election, Paul Nuttall, its leader, has insisted,(...)