By electing Henry Bolton Ukip has pulled back from the brink
30 Сентября, 2017, 15:49 | Author: Dustin Murphy
Henry Bolton is a former serviceman and police officer who stood as a UKIP candidate for Kent police and crime commissioner in 2016.
Mass resignations, including 18 of the party's 20 MEPs, had been threatened if the far-right candidate, who has described Islam as evil, had won. Before joining UKIP, he stood as a parliamentary candidate for the Liberal Democrats.
Bolton distanced himself from the anti-Islam direction advocated by Waters and to a lesser extent by the early favourite, Peter Whittle, who finished a surprise fifth in the contest.
Quoting the "serve to lead" motto of the Sandhurst royal military academy - from which he was a graduate - Mr Bolton said: "I do not see myself now as being simply your leader, I see myself as serving this party".
Yet within the space of a year, the party has faced collapse with the departure of Farage. Bolton reportedly said he was "fine" with the new design.
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"I didn't intervene directly in the election campaign but I did make it pretty clear without saying so that if we lurched towards the BNP-type position that I wouldn't stay part of it and nor would anybody else". Instead he suffered a hefty defeat in February's Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election and later resigned after leading the party to a disastrous result in the snap general election.
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