Scrapbook is tickled to see the Tories baby-faced Newark by-election attacked by his UKIP opponent for exaggerating his credentials as an “entrepreneur”. Sitting MEP Roger Helmer complains that Robert Jenrick has been “cranking up his CV” — as well as claiming humble origins while failing to mention his family’s multi-million pound property in Westminster … … all of which you could have […]
Has the UKIP bubble popped? Newark by-election poll (Lord A): CON – 42% UKIP – 27% LAB – 20% LDEM – 6% — Britain Elects (@britainelects) June 2, 2014 Grant Shapps was so worried that he even threatened wannabe MPs — telling them they’ll be thrown off the approved candidates list unless they turn up for the campaign.
An astonishing letter from Nigel Farage to voters in the Newark by-election. The UKIP leader — who has openly admitted trousering EU expenses to fund his party — has decided to attack the Tories on sleaze: “From abusing their positions of power for personal gain to outright fraud, the politicians meant to be representing you are being […]
This from what looks to be the Twitter account of UKIP’s Newark branch, where Roger ‘hating gays is like choosing a cup of tea’ Helmer MEP will be fighting a by-election: With the account set up at least 11 months ago, the party’s top spinner is denying that it’s official: @Claire_Phipps @rowenamason @UKIPNewark That would be a […]
The Tories’ candidate in the Newark by-election is claiming to be an “entrepreneur” — despite only having only been the director of one company that was formed just six months ago and has never submitted accounts. The wannabe MP — who should be a shoo in having inherited a majority of 16,132 — makes the claims on […]