About: Steven Woolfe

EU Elections 2019 24-04-2019

Top ten events that marked the current European Parliament

Sexist remarks during a European Parliament session, dogfight in the Parliament's buildings, Jean-Claude Juncker's anger and Mark Zuckerberg's interrogation. EURACTIV’s media partner Euroefe looks back at the ten events that marked the eighth legislative term of the European Parliament.
Brexit 28-11-2016

UKIP elects Paul Nuttall as new leader

Britain’s Europhobic UK Independence Party elected a new leader on Monday (28 November) – it’s fourth this year.
Brexit 18-10-2016

Leaderless UKIP not in ‘death spiral’, party insists

The UK Independence Party was thrown into further turmoil on Monday (17 October) with the resignation from the party of its favourite for the leadership, Steven Woolfe, who branded the party "ungovernable" without Nigel Farage.
Brexit 07-10-2016

European Parliament fight could cost UKIP MEPs €6,000 in lost expenses

Steven Woolfe and Mike Hookem, the two UKIP MEPs who yesterday (6 October) fought in the European Parliament, face suspension and a cut in their daily expenses, after an investigation was launched by European Parliament President Martin Schulz.
Brexit 06-10-2016

UKIP leadership frontrunner hospitalised after European Parliament fight

Steven Woolfe, the favourite to take over from Nigel Farage as leader of the UK Independence Party, was rushed to hospital today (6 October), after an alleged fight with fellow UKIP MEPs in the European Parliament.
Brexit 05-10-2016

New UKIP leader Diane James quits after 18 days

Outgoing UK Independence Party leader Diane James was at the helm for just 18 days before resigning yesterday (4 October) - following a leadership battle won with her reputation for tough professionalism.
Brexit 03-08-2016

UKIP in chaos after leadership favourite barred from contest

Britain's anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) was plunged into disarray Wednesday (3 August) after the favourite to take over its leadership was barred from the race for submitting his application 17 minutes late.
Liberal leader Guy Verhofstadt [R] is not an active MEP [European Parliament]
EU Elections 2014 07-11-2014

Verhofstadt calls on Juncker to come clean

ALDE leader Guy Verhofstadt called on Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to come clean Thursday (6 November), following revelations of massive tax-avoidance practices in his native Luxembourg, during Juncker's premiership.
Brexit 07-10-2014

Hill predicts UK will say ‘no’ to Brexit

The United Kingdom's Commissioner-designate Jonathan Hill told MEPs that the British people will vote to stay in the European Union in a future “Brexit” referendum, during his second hearing at the European Parliament today (7 October).