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Anne Marie Waters

No such thing as ‘plain sailing’ with UKIP …

August 12, 2017 // 54 Comments

With the NEC’s decision yesterday to allow all eleven candidates to stand in this year’s leadership contest, we now have kick-off. We all knew already that this would be an extraordinary affair. While many candidates have been visiting branches and unofficial Hustings these past few weeks, in [...]

Leadership candidates named

August 11, 2017 // 36 Comments

All 11 candidates for the UKIP leadership have been passed by the NEC and will all appear on the ballot papers to go out next month. The NEC met today to consider the eligibility of each of those members who applied to become candidates in the Leadership Election to go forward to the ballot. [...]

Letters to the Editor – Saturday 29th July 2017

July 29, 2017 // 10 Comments

The first of today’s letters is from our contributor David Allen who is standing as candidate in the current Leadership Contest. It is a critical comment, based on the Leadership Hustings David attended (Dagenham 25th July 2017), raising issues of concern in the current contest: Sir, Once again [...]

News review – Wednesday 12 July 2017

July 12, 2017 // 7 Comments

Brexit Express SIR Vince Cable has revealed that civil servants in Whitehall are briefing against Brexit and are briefing politicians that Britain will not leave the EU. The revelation by the Twickenham MP who is running to become leader of the Lib Dems has provoked fury among Brexit campaigners [...]

Letters to the Editor – Thursday 6th July 2017

July 6, 2017 // 19 Comments

Today’s first letter is by Jeff Wyatt, reporting on a meeting with Anne Marie Waters: Sir, Anne Marie Waters, the well-known political commentator, UKIP member, Director of Sharia Watch and, with newly announced intentions to stand as a Candidate in the election to be the new Leader of UKIP, [...]

News review – Wednesday 5 July 2017

July 5, 2017 // 7 Comments

EU Times Jean-Claude Juncker has attacked “totally ridiculous” MEPs for failing to turn up to an important morning debate in the European parliament and vowed that he “will never again attend a meeting of this kind”. The European Commission president’s unprecedented outburst came as only [...]

Sunday papers – 2 July 2017

July 2, 2017 // 7 Comments

Brexit Some of the papers predict talks with the EU could collapse soon. The Telegraph says:  Number 10 has told business leaders that Theresa May could storm out of Brexit talks over the “divorce bill”, The Telegraph can reveal. A senior Downing Street figure briefed industry and City [...]

Appalling and outrageous

June 29, 2017 // 207 Comments

I am appalled. What has our Party, what has UKIP become? Weren’t we the Party where people spoke freely, debated issues, where we were unafraid to call a spade a spade? Didn’t we glory in being called swivel-eyed loons, fruitcakes and gadflies? Didn’t we laugh when being called ‘racists’, [...]

Letters to the Editor – Tuesday 27th June 2017

June 27, 2017 // 27 Comments

The first item in today’s letters is a communication from Anne Marie Waters. We publish it because some readers are already aware that the venue planned for AMW’s Leadership Campaign Launch was cancelled while others are not. The cancellation is allegedly due to our ‘friends’ from HnH [...]

Letters to the Editor – Saturday 24th June 2017

June 24, 2017 // 3 Comments

The first letter for today’s edition came in the wake of yesterday’s two incisive letters on Bill etheridge MEPs article in the DT. It is by our contributor and reader ‘Comrade K’: Sir, Such a shame. I used to like Bill. If he was right about AMW blaming and hating all Muslims and being [...]
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