local elections 2013

A Ukip county councillor could be removed from the party after admitting to sharing offensive material about Muslims on his
Police are to investigate Cornish councillor Collin Brewer after he compared disabled children to deformed lambs. Collin
The Cornish councillor who was re-elected despite saying that disabled children "should be put down because they cost too
It has to be said that a large proportion of Ukip candidates in these elections hold views that ordinary people in the UK find contemptible, particularly on social issues. As the party finds itself with a greater share of power, it moves further into the spotlight.
A Cornish councillor who said "disabled children cost the council too much money and should be put down" has been re-elected
A Conservative politician who was under investigation after making racist remarks about immigrant children has lost his West
Staging a coup against David Cameron in the wake of the local elections results would be 'bonkeroony", according to Michael
Conservative MPs have warned the Ukip surge is a result of a visceral hatred of the ruling elite and that the "fruitcake
The father of Tory MP Priti Patel took second place standing under the Ukip banner in a Hertfordshire County poll. Sushil
The Ukip election candidate accused of making a Nazi salute earlier this week has come second in the local elections. Alex
Following Ukip's success in Thursday's local elections, HuffPost UK Comedy has obtained a classfied letter from Nigel Farage
Securing just 155 more votes that the Monster Raving Loony party and 359 votes less than the BNP is a sign things have not
Nigel Farage has hailed a remarkable night for Ukip in local council elections, which he said put them in with a chance of
A distant relation of Guy Fawkes has been elected as a UK Independence Party councillor. Retired headteacher Philip Fawkes
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You kip if you want to, I won't be turning back on Britain's tradition of tolerance, rejecting extremism and protecting human rights.
Voting in today's local elections? Here's a handy guide on how to correctly fill out the voting card for your preferred candidate
The Sun has told its readers to think for themselves and vote for which ever candidate they like the most in today's local
Conservatives and Liberal Democrats are braced for losses as voters go to the polls in local elections following a campaign
Nigel Farage has defended a Ukip election candidate accused of making a Nazi salute, accepting the bizarre explanation that