Local Council Election Results: Ukip Gains Control Of Large Sections Of The Media

23/05/2014 10:26 | Updated 23 May 2014
  • Andrea Mann Writer of sentences like this one. Also, occasionally, longer ones. But not this time.
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Britain woke up today to find that Ukip had made huge gains across the country's media.

Ukip won seats in news studios all over England and Wales, including taking total control of airtime in London. The previously safe Tory area of the BBC also saw a huge swing to the party.

"It's a remarkable victory for Nigel Farage's party, especially considering that they don't run a single council," said one pundit.

"Clearly, Britain has lost overall control of Ukip."

Those gains so far:

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