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.