Nigel Farage: "This will be the last European Commission that governs Britain"

Farage denounces new European Commission as “the enemy of the very concept of democracy”

Nigel Farage:

As Jean-Claude Juncker introduced his new European Commissioners to the European Parliament today, UKIP leader Nigel Farage stood at his front row seat in the chamber and told him “this is a pretty much a bunch of non-entities.” He said “the one from Britain is so obscure, his name Lord Hill should be ‘Lord Who?’ Because you know the British public couldn’t pick the bloke out of a line-up.”

Wednesday, 22 October 2014 Written by: Nigel Farage Posted in: Press releases, Newsroom, 2014, October, Nigel Farage

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage thanks Barroso for telling the truth about Cameron's deception

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage thanks Barroso for telling the truth about Cameron's deception

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage has thanked European Commission President Barroso for making it clear that David Cameron is wrong when he says we can restrict free movement and still remain members of the EU adding Cameron “was deceiving the British people and you made it clear”. Nigel Farage, Leader of UKIP and Co-President of the European of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group (EFDD) in the European Parliament, was back in his front row seat at the parliament after his eurosceptic EFDD group defeated attempts by the eurofanatic leadership of the parliament to disband them and take away their speaking rights.

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 Written by: Nigel Farage Posted in: Press releases, Newsroom, 2014, October, Nigel Farage

Fisheries spokesman to seek urgent meeting with EU Commissioner following removal of North Devon fleet's fishing rights

Fisheries spokesman to seek urgent meeting with EU Commissioner following removal of North Devon fleet's fishing rights

Ray Finch MEP, UKIP Fisheries Spokesman, is seeking an urgent meeting with the Fisheries Commissioner over the removal of virtually all remaining fishing rights in the Bristol Channel, which has left the North Devon fleet tied up and facing ruin. "The decision by the Marine Management Organisation to immediately close the Skate and Ray fisheries over areas V1 and V11 is an absolute disgrace. The MMO says it must do so in fear of penalties to be imposed by the European Commission.

Sunday, 19 October 2014 Written by: Raymond Finch Posted in: Press releases, Newsroom, 2014, October, Fisheries, Raymond Finch

Political blackmail by federalists leads to MEP resignation and collapse of Eurosceptic group in European Parliament

I had to do it to get elected

Political blackmail by federalists leads to MEP resignation  and collapse of Eurosceptic group in  European Parliament

The EFDD Group in the European Parliament has folded  today after the resignation of Latvian member Iveta Grigule. Concerning her resignation, Ms Grigule told the secretary general of the EFDD Group that “I had to do it to get elected.” She told the General Secretary of the EFDD Group that the  EPP chairman Manfred Weber and  European Parliament Martin Schulz told her she must resign from the EFDD Group in order to attain the  presidency of a Parliamentary delegation to Kazakstan.

Thursday, 16 October 2014 Written by: Nigel Farage Posted in: Press releases, Newsroom, 2014, October, Nigel Farage