BREAKING: Henry Bolton OBE Elected UKIP Leader
Henry Bolton OBE has been elected as UKIP Leader with 3874 votes.
Kipper Central published the results on our conference liveblog over an hour before they were officially announced. The results were:
In his victory speech, Henry called for party unity and stated his 3 key aims. They were to facilitate unity within the party, build the UKIP platform to project our policies and to get UKIP “firmly and decisively into British politics”. His speech received a huge standing ovation.
Nigel Farage has tweeted his congratulations to Henry on his victory.
I am delighted @_HenryBolton has won the UKIP leadership election. He is a man of real substance.
— Nigel Farage (@Nigel_Farage) September 29, 2017