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April 15, 2015 7 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Ukip say their manifesto is fully costed and the numbers have been checked by independent economists. Sounds good. Is it true?

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April 2, 2015 4 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Nigel Farage has accused the BBC of bias for questioning him about problems with Ukip election candidates. Does the complaint stand up?

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March 6, 2015 22 Comments By David Weisbloom

Immigration is rarely out of the headlines. With Ukip making it a key election issue, David Cameron has had to sit up and take notice. Here are the facts.

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November 21, 2014 5 Comments By Patrick Worrall

If Ukip can win in Rochester, they can win anywhere, according to Nigel Farage. Could the rest of England turn purple next year?

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November 5, 2014 18 Comments By Patrick Worrall

Do immigrants pay their way, or are they a drain on the economy? FactCheck looks at the latest evidence.

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October 16, 2014 8 Comments By Patrick Worrall

There are rumblings of a big announcement from David Cameron on EU immigration. But he may have little room for manoeuvre.

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May 14, 2014 17 Comments By Patrick Worrall

We were promised a flood of immigration from Bulgaria and Romania, but the reality is more of a trickle, as FactCheck finds out.

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September 20, 2013 8 Comments By Patrick Worrall

FactCheck has pulled up Ukip leader Nigel Farage in the past, but was his speech to the party faithful today more fact than fiction?

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May 7, 2013 37 Comments By Patrick Worrall

A big intervention from one of the former heavyweights of the Thatcher era. But is Nigel Lawson right that EU membership is a burden for UK businesses?

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