UKIP Loses Control of Thanet Council After Fifth Resignation

UKIP has lost control of its flagship Thanet Council, South East England, after a string of resignations. Councilor Jeff Elenor has resigned from the party today, joining another four councillors who were elected in May but left to form the Democratic Independent Group

Nigel Farage applauds UKIP council success in Thanet

EXCLUSIVE: FOUR Thanet Councillors Leave UKIP After Local Row

The UK Independence Party’s majority in the party’s first ever controlled local authority has been reduced today following the resignation of four councillors who have been locked in a heated disputed with the council leadership for weeks. Councillors Ash Ashbee, Konnor


CAUGHT: Labour Councillor ‘Helping’ Voter In Thanet

Labour’s former council leader in Thanet, Iris Johnston, has been caught on camera allegedly ‘helping’ a member of the public to cast their ballot during last Thursday’s election. The votes for Thanet District Council took place on the same day as