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Who is new UKIP leader Henry Bolton? - BBC News

Henry Bolton's surprise election as UKIP leader marks one of the most meteoric rises in British politics in recent years. The former army officer turned security consultant only joined the party in 2014 and, until recently, was scarcely a household ...and more »

Henry Bolton elected UKIP leader - BBC News

Former soldier and police officer Henry Bolton has been elected UKIP leader - the party's fourth in just over a year. Mr Bolton, who saw off challenges from better-known contenders, told UKIP members: "Brexit is our core task. However it is not the end ...and more »

New Ukip leader refuses to call for immigration cap - The Guardian

Henry Bolton at the Ukip conference: 'We must demand that our own concerns about our own British culture are heard.' Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images. The new leader of Ukip has said mass immigration is harming British culture but refused to call ...and more »

Former soldier Henry Bolton elected as new leader of Ukip - The Guardian

Ukip has narrowly avoided a shift towards the far right after its members elected the relatively unknown former soldier Henry Bolton as its new leader, just beating a populist anti-Islam candidate. In a result announced at the party's annual conference ...and more »

Ukip: A timeline of the party's turbulent history - The Independent

Ukip was formed in 1993, by a Eurosceptic academic named Alan Sked, with the aim of securing the UK's withdrawal from the European Union, drawing members from the Anti-Federalist League – a party set up in 1991 to fight the Maastricht Treaty. It stood ...and more »

UKIP prepares to name new leader after bitter contest - BBC News

UKIP will unveil its new leader on Friday at its party conference in Torquay, after a contest that has turned into a battle for the soul of the party. "It's more intense, vicious and dirtier than it's ever been," says one UKIP MEP of the infighting ...and more »

Ukip heads off split as former army officer Henry Bolton beats anti-Islam candidate to win leadership -

A little-known security expert backed by Nigel Farage has been elected leader of the UK Independence Party with a pledge to distance the party from its anti-Muslim rhetoric at the general election. Henry Bolton, who once stood for election for the ...and more »

Who is Henry Bolton? Everything we know about UKIP's new leader - and what he stands for -

Henry Bolton beat far-right Anne Marie Waters to become UKIP's leader. Nope, we've not heard of him either... here's who he is and what he stands for. Share; 36Comments. By. Dan BloomPolitical reporter. Rebecca Taylor. 17:01, 29 SEP 2017; Updated 19:13 ...and more »

Henry Bolton becomes Ukip leader with Nigel Farage's backing - Financial Times

Nigel Farage has regained his grip on the UK Independence party, after members elected his preferred candidate, Henry Bolton, as leader and rejected rivals who wanted to focus on attacking Islam. Senior Ukip figures feared that the party would suffer a ...and more »

Failed Ukip leadership candidate Anne Marie Waters proclaims 'Jihad 1, Truth 0' after shock defeat - The Independent

Populist anti-Islam activist Anne Marie Waters declared “Jihad 1, Truth 0” after losing her bid to become the new leader of Ukip. Ms Waters, the founder and director of Sharia Watch UK, was beaten by the lesser known Henry Bolton who is a former ...and more »