From a UKIP press release: “The death penalty should be re-introduced for some offenders, says one of UKIPs newest Euro-MPs, on the 50th anniversary of Britain’s last execution.” Challenged over potential miscarriages of justice, Louise Bours MEP — who for some reason changed her name from the foreign-sounding ‘Van de Bours’ during her rise through the […]

The prospect of UKIP overtaking the Tories in the forthcoming Wythenshawe and Sale East by-election has given rise to claims of a stitch-up by party top brass — with the local ‘kipper chairman banned from running the process. Names in the frame for the high-visibility contest include deputy leader Paul Nuttall and national executive member Louise Bours. […]