Bob Spink, the party’s first MP.
"We’ve an honourable history of fighting for freedom"….absolutely right, given that we pretty much invented the concepts of individual freedom and liberty.
"In joining UKIP I put my country before my career. The young men and women in our Armed Forces put their country before their very lives: my risk is minimal in comparison."
Tony Blair said "I’m a pretty regular guy"….he lied.
David Cameron said he would withdraw from the EPP immediately. He lied.
Gordon Brown said we would have a referendum on the Constitution…he lied.
"Unlike David Miliband, I’m not afraid to mention my party leader’s name."
A very interesting little logical point. Why shouldn’t we have a retrospective referendum on the Lisbon Treaty?
After all, 100% of referendums we’ve had on European mars so far have been retrospective.
"As long as I have a voice in Parliament I will fight for its sovereignty".