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Ukip's Wikipedia Page Hacked To Show Ed Miliband And Urge A Labour General Election Vote

07/05/2015 16:36 BST | Updated 07/05/2015 20:59 BST

UPDATE: It appears a number of politician's pages were targeted in the attack.

It's the day of the General Election and for a brief moment it looked like Ukip had adopted a drastic new capaigning technique.

For a short while on Thursday afternoon their Wikipedia page looked like this...

labour

That's not Nigel Farage, that's not a Ukip logo and that page is not a lovely shade of Quality Street purple. Oh dear.

The apparent hack was short lived and the page is currently back to normal.

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