Nigel Farage predicted the UK Independence Party could win the European elections on Thursday 22 May 2014; which would “cause an earthquake”
After counting the votes; the UK Independence Party topped the polls in the South West England constituency in the European elections securing 484,184 votes, well ahead of the Conservatives in second place with 433,151.
The UK Independence Party currently has two seats in the South West England constituency, which runs from Cornwall to Gloucestershire and also includes Gibraltar. Our constituency MEPs are William Dartmouth and Julia Reid.
|In Bath and North East Somerset, the UK Independence Party took 12,513 votes, well ahead of the Green Party (8,210), Labour (7,591). The Liberal Democrats, who ran Bath and North East Somerset Council lagged behind in last place.|
The United Kingdom is expected to regain its independence and sovereignty before the next EU elections take place in 2019. UKIP is delighted that we are unlikely to be involved.
Thank you for voting UKIP in Bath and North East Somerset!