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Reading the Tea Leaves

January 11, 2018 // 48 Comments

Well, I didn’t expect to be writing my first article of the new year so soon, but as I have had past experience with EGMs, leadership/NEC fall-outs, and constitutional drafting, Viv has asked me to don my gypsy garb and try and interpret the recent NEC statement – taken with the constitution, [...]

UKIP Leadership Election 2017

June 17, 2017 // 72 Comments

So here we go again… YALL: Yet Another Leadership election. Some years, it seems that they’re a bit like buses, clustering together with long pauses, and then several occur in short order. I’ve voted in every leadership election we’ve had, with varying degrees of involvement, from just [...]

Letters to the Editor – 23rd August 2016

August 23, 2016 // 14 Comments

The letters below address the continuing problems facing UKIP at this particular time, with hustings in progress but no particular candidate coming to the fore, and with members pondering having an EGM as well as what to do about the NEC we hope that readers will take these letters as opportunity [...]

You May Be Wondering …

August 22, 2016 // 15 Comments

“You may be wondering …..” was often the opening phrase a TV reporter called Fyfe Robertson – on the “Tonight” programme hosted by Cliff Mitchelmore – began his piece with, after the camera had turned its lens to reveal this hatted, bearded and, craggy looking character [...]

Solutions to the current crisis

August 7, 2016 // 66 Comments

In this article I’m going to set out my stall for how the Party should deal with the current situation regarding the National Executive Committee. My vision is to unite the Party rather than divide it, and I’m hoping that this article will provide some initial direction on how we can achieve [...]