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UKIP stripping Conservative party bare

UKIP stripping Conservative party bare

UKIP continues to strip members from the Conservative party; the latest high-profile right-winger to fall into Nigel Farage lap is the lifelong Tory Peter Stringfellow.

With rumours two MPs are in defection discussions, and the UKIP dancing around the Lib Dems in the polls, these could be golden days for Mr Farage. Let's hope the wantaway Tories are just stringing him along.