“Diane James will be a superb new leader offering a new vision for UKIP. One of our best known faces, Diane has proven her professionalism, talent and work ethic and brings with her an optimism for the future of the party. She has already demonstrated she is going to be a conviction leader and wants to heal the wounds that have been inflicted on UKIP internally in the past year enabling us to move forward with a fresh and positive outlook.”