This island within an island has an island mentality – hence UKIP’s popularity. But is that popularity anything more than skin deep?
Yesterday’s Lord Ashcroft poll casts light on its chances of winning Westminster seats – and on where Nigel Farage might stand.
Farage’s summer isn’t getting off to a good start – how might he try to regain momentum before it vanishes?
Three councillors – Tony Devenish, Anna Firth and Craig Mackinlay – will face the final selection meeting on Friday.