Ukip leader Nigel Farage in triumphant laughter as he glances out from behind the window of his party's campaign headquarters in Clacton yesterday. Photo: AP
Ukip leader Nigel Farage in triumphant laughter as he glances out from behind the window of his party's campaign headquarters in Clacton yesterday. Photo: AP

Anti-European Union party Ukip wins first seat in British parliament

Stark wake-up call for Tories as anti-EU party garners 60 per cent of vote in Clacton and comes close second in northern England election

Ukip leader Nigel Farage in triumphant laughter as he glances out from behind the window of his party's campaign headquarters in Clacton yesterday. Photo: AP
Ukip leader Nigel Farage in triumphant laughter as he glances out from behind the window of his party's campaign headquarters in Clacton yesterday. Photo: AP
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