BBC

Tory MP Douglas Carswell defects to UKIP and forces by-election

Thursday 28 August, 2014

Conservative MP, Douglas Carswell has defected to UKIP and quit as MP for Clacton. He has said he will be supporting Nigel Farage's party in he subsequent by-election. This means that if he wins the support of enough votes we will be the first elected UKIP MP in the Commons.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-28967904



New Course

A governance and accountability refresher for ALB senior management teams

Tailored in-house training

Civil Service College can deliver In-House training within your organisation that is exactly tailored to meet your individual training requirements.

Training Alerts

For more information on how we protect and store your submitted data, please see visit our privacy policy