The Spalding Guardian must be congratulated for a well-run, lively and entertaining hustings event.
Sadly, spoiled only by a stereotypical outburst from a UKIP questioner in relation to street drinking that played straight to the concerns of the Hope Not Hate campaign.
UKIP’s cause was in no way helped by this shameful episode
Despite their many protestations against accusations of racism – almost to the point of paranoia, UKIP’s cause was in no way helped by this shameful episode. Great Britain is a big country; small-minded Ukippers mustn’t be allowed to turn it into a nasty little country.