Farage can save Brexit and be this election’s kingmaker – but he needs to rip up his strategy

Farage can save Brexit and be this election’s kingmaker – but he needs to rip up his strategy

To rout Labour and hold the Tories’ feet to the fire, Nigel must not repeat the same mistake as UKIP in 2015

Like all bruisers for political parties, when the Conservatives are on the defensive, they go on the attack. In this they are ruthlessly effective. Having not so much clogged as clobbered the airwaves with criticism of the Brexit Party leader in recent days, Nigel Farage has partly backed down, with the promise his candidates will not stand in Tory-held seats. 

Considering that the Conservative party has repeatedly snubbed Mr Farage’s overtures for a Leaver election pact, because they are confident they can win a majority without one, Mr Farage has acted magnanimously and with humility…

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