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UKIP Forest of Dean were out in force in Lydney on Saturday morning. There was strong support from local shoppers. A Tory walk about by Mark Harper failed to materialise. Never mind. Whenever the Tories show, we will be there to meet them

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    Winter News from Lydney

    I have recently contacted the MP and Leader of the County Council asking for their support towards the formation of a multi-agency flood assessment group with the mandate to [...]
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    Champagne Socialists

    I read that the Labour Party in the Forest had a nice ‘jolly’ with Lord Neil Kinnock. This is the champion of the working man, who between him and his wife [...]
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    How Will Britain Keep the Lights on?

    As we head towards the winter there is a very real danger that prolonged severe weather may lead to power cuts. Ten years ago, plant margin, which is the amount of installed [...]
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Planning out of control?

Like most casual observers, I was not quite sure what to think of the new planning rules, brought in by the coalition over the last few years. I do recall noting the howls of [...]


Energy prices? Blame the politicians!

 Energy prices? Blame the  politicians!

I've said it so many times, but it seems we have to keep on saying it: it was the politicians who did it, not the energy companies. It was
Brussels that set up its climate and energy package with its wholly unrealistic emissions targets. It was our UK government that passed the Climate Change Act (with only a handful of votes against) - which actually went beyond what Brussels had demanded. Read More....

The EU have embarrassed Cameron

Farage on Friday

THE problem with using conveniently-timed foreign crises to distract from domestic difficulties is that they depend on favourable subsequent developments in order to endorse the claim of being the saviour of the hour, rather than the failure.... Read More....

Out of the EU | Into the World

Out of the EU | Into the World

The UK does not need to be in a Political Union in order to Trade and Other Inconvenient Truths... Read More....

EU ‘Robin Hood’ tax could wipe £3.6bn off pensions

EU ‘Robin Hood’ tax could wipe £3.6bn off pensions

Up to £3.6billion could be wiped off the value of British pensions under European plans for a tax on financial transactions, a report warned yesterday .... Read More....

UKIP ethnic candidates fight back against opposition slurs

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Watch our video on the Party’s common sense view of immigration

Watch our video on the Party’s  common sense view of immigration

A new video highlighting UKIP's common sense politics on immigration has just been released. It addresses the concerns that are often expressed by ordinary people and suggests that it is time for an open and mature debate on the issue. You'll find it on the front page of