The UK Independence Party, commonly known asUKIP (/ˈjuːkɪp/), is a right-wing political party in the United Kingdom. It was founded in 1993 by members of the Anti-Federalist League with the primary objective of securing the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.
The southern third of Britain’s east coast is generally considered UKIP’s heartland (pushing the point, a Labour politician says it does well where there is good fish and chips). Yet, far from the Kent coast, another UKIP heartland is emerging. Nigel Farage is doing something British political leaders rarely do: thinking beyond the next election http://econ.st/1J91Nf8