Ahead of the 2015 general election, the UK politics scene is very much an open playing field with the “small parties” snapping at the heals of the big three. Cameron, Miliband and Clegg wipe their brows as Ukip and the Greens mount in popularity squeezing the vote of Conservatives, Labour and the Liberal Democrats
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Earlier this week Ukip mistook London’s iconic Westminster Cathedral as a mosque. The blunder, which is in the running for the stupidest thing Ukip has ever Tweeted, sparked a hilarious response from the online community.
Last night former Conservative MP Mark Reckless won the Rochester by-election for Ukip. The victory marks an increase in popularity for Nigel Farage’s political party that places Ukip above their Conservative, Labour and Lib Dem counterparts.
Ukip were the clear winners in yesterdays Rochester by-election, with the Lib Dems trailing behind them with a fraction of the votes. But it was Labour who were deemed to be the biggest losers on the night, after shadow attorney general Emily Thornberry caused a Twitter storm.
Boris Johnson made the news again today, following his unwillingness to pay US taxes. But from becoming a walrus, to the pittance of £250,000, here are 8 things you could learn from Britain’s most popular politician.