I have not left UKIP, UKIP has left me

After 15 years it is with great sadness that I am resigning my UKIP membership. Below is my full resignation letter. I have not left UKIP, UKIP has left me.  The party I joined was focused on getting the UK out of the EU. At this crucial point of the Brexit...

Freedom of the press in the Ukraine

Over a month ago, under rule 130 of the European Parliament, I submitted the following priority question for written answer to the Vice-President of the Commission / High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy: The Ukrainian Parliament has...

My thoughts on Nigel Farage resigning from UKIP

What a tragedy that our party has descended to this unfortunate situation. We changed the face of politics in the UK, and indeed across the world. We “created Brexit”, but sadly we had no power over how it was carried out. Nigel to me was and is “Mr Brexit”. UKIP was...

38 Minutes

Just 38 minutes for 28 countries (in 24 languages!) to agree the #BrexitAgreement. This is the worst deal in history! 😡 pic.twitter.com/mIWfuFRuQx — Nathan Gill (@NathanGillMEP) November 27, 2018 38 minutes. Just 38 minutes for 28 countries, in 24 languages to...

A Tale of Two Referenda

Just as in Dickens’ famous “A Tale of Two Cities”, we can start this tale with: “it was the best of times, and it was the worst of times” (not to mention the worst deal in history). Our country has been deliberately divided by the establishment, big business and the...

These are the worst parts of the worst deal in history

Since the Prime Minister unveiled the worst deal in history, I have received hundreds of messages from people all over the country asking me what this deal will mean for the UK. Here are some of the worst parts of this disastrous deal: Once ratified there is no legal...

We are about to get the worst deal in history

We are still waiting to see the full text of what the Prime Minister has agreed with Brussels, but here is what I have been able to piece together from what everyone is saying: We will be in a UK wide Customs Union, meaning that we won’t be able to make trade...

The EU will be getting its Army

A dangerous fantasy? An EU Army is a dangerous reality, confirmed again just this weekend by EU poster boy and French President Emmanuel Macron. What a slap in the face to our American allies! Especially on the weekend where we commemorate the centenary of the end of...

This is the kind of immigration system we want

Immigration was a massive issue during the EU referendum campaign. In Leaving the European Union we voted to take back control of our borders and immigration policy by Leaving the EU’s Single Market. The Migration Advisory Committee has finally released its...