Diane James quits UK Independence Party

Diane James has quit the UK Independence Party

Diane James has quit the UK Independence Party

Diane James has left the UK Independence Party just over two months after being elected leader.

Ms James was elected on September 16th at the party’s conference in Bournemouth only to resign 18 days later.

Ms James will continue as a Member of the European Parliament as an Independent.

Ms James’s replacement will be announced at the Emmanuel Centre, London, on November 28th.

Jack Smith

About Jack Smith

Jack is from Hampshire, England, who has recently entered into the foray of political reporting, with a background primarily in sports journalism, in which he has interviewed Formula 1 drivers and British soccer stars. Jack is a supporter of the UK Independence Party and campaigned for ‘Brexit’, his particular interests being British politics and political campaign analysis. A keen poet, Jack has performed frequently in his home town in-front of small audiences of left-wing creative writers, who he is disappointed not to have offended yet.