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  • Kippers resign over Hillsborough claims

    TWO senior Ukip officials resigned yesterday following the party’s “crass insensitivity” over the Hillsborough disaster.

    The party’s Liverpool branch chairman Stuart Monkcom and Merseyside regional chairman Adam Heatherington quit due to “upsetting and...

    Tuesday 21st Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Ukip activists can’t tell where Stoke is

    UKIP’S by-election hopes took another dent on Saturday when its tweeted photo of a so-called “people’s army” of campaigners in Stoke turned out to be in Bolton.

    The factually challenged far-right party’s official Twitter account published a picture of...

    Monday 20th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Is Ukip a party of the workers? The Morning Star investigates

    PAUL NUTTALL says Ukip can replace Labour as “the patriotic voice of working people” and has set his sights on doing that in Stoke Central next week.

    Nuttall might fancy his chances in what he’s dubbed the “capital of Brexit” — with 70 per cent of...

    Saturday 18th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Features

  • We are all in the wrong film and only as extras in crowd scenes...

    An old friend of this column was frequently heard to opine that increasingly people seemed to believe they were the stars of their own movies and that everyone else were merely bit-part players.

    He was decrying the lack of courtesy, consideration and plain old fashioned good manners...

    Saturday 18th Feb 2017

    posted by Paddy McGuffin in Features

  • Nuttall pledges not to sack press chief for Hillsborough lies

    UKIP leader Paul Nuttall has told his scapegoated press officer that she would not be sacked over a false claim that he lost “close personal friends” in the Hillsborough disaster, it was revealed yesterday.

    Lynda Roughley offered to resign after her boss was forced to admit...

    Thursday 16th Feb 2017

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • New leader, same follies

    IF Paul Nuttall’s tribulations over the Hillsborough tragedy teach us anything, it is that the mass media cannot be far off discovering that the entire affair is Jeremy Corbyn’s fault.

    Labour’s Stoke by-election candidate Gareth Snell declares that his Ukip rival...

    Thursday 16th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Nuttall admits he didn’t lose friends at Hillsborough

    UKIP leader Paul Nuttall admitted yesterday that his claim to have lost close friends in the 1989 Hillsborough disaster was false.

    Speaking to Liverpool’s Radio City Talk, he was asked about a statement made on his website in 2011.

    It read: “Without [the...

    Wednesday 15th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Ukip MEP ordered to fork out £150k to Labour MPs

    by Felicity Collier

    THREE Rotherham Labour MPs successfully sued Ukip MEP Jane Collins for libel and slander at London’s High Court yesterday over her allegations that they knew about the town’s child sexual abuse scandal but did nothing. 

    Sir Kevin...

    Tuesday 7th Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • It would be funny if it wasn’t true

    We interrupt this column to bring you the latest shocking development from the White House.

    It emerged last night that President Donald Trump has used an executive order to announce his plans to change the two-centuryold Latin inscription on the nation’s seal.

    As of...

    Saturday 4th Feb 2017

    posted by Paddy McGuffin in Features

  • Farage insults MEPs – but Seb Dance’s sign has last laugh

    NIGEL FARAGE defended Donald Trump in the European Parliament yesterday as a fellow MEP brandished a sign behind him declaring: “He’s lying to you.”

    The former Ukip leader accused EU leaders of “anti-Americanism” and said the US president was trying to...

    Thursday 2nd Feb 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain