in the US and Marine Le Pen in France. Ukips European Group receives.1m, of which Ukip gets about 1m a year on the nod from Polish far-Right leader Janusz Korwin-Mikke, who has allowed one of his MEPs to join Ukips group to maintain their eligibility for the cash. You are using a web browser we do not support. Its in Europe that Ukip has an unambiguous record. FT Weekend full access to the weekend content. That may well change in May, at which point (if theyre still there) he will join Carswell and Reckless with 15 years of experience as Westminster insiders between them.
In the 2014 European parliament election, it won 24 seats with more than 27 of the total vote and became the first party in 100 years that was not the Tories or Labour to win a nationwide election. In May of this year, Ukip ranked bottom out of 76 parties from across the EU for the number of votes attended, averaging only.1 per cent. This opposition has been passion and Reason of Jane Eyre enough to unify a wide group of voters, but also looks like it could cause nasty political headaches. Nuttall quit today and the party is now leaderless. Formed in 1991 and renamed in 1993, ukip has always been a single-issue party.