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Will Ukip get a foot in the door?

Nigel Farage’s ‘insurgent’ party is gaining a following among the faithful – much to the consternation of the bishops of England and Wales

Nigel Farage (PA)

Neither man has the right answer to Britain’s difficulties, but if we look at their support, it can lead us to the right questions

Westminster Cathedral, the mother church for Catholics in England and Wales, was consecrated in 1910 (Photo: PA)

Ukip South Thanet office accuses the BBC of bias for filming in front of it

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage and supporters celebrate winning the Rochester and Strood by-election (PA)

I understand Nigel Farage’s appeal, but purple and yellow will never be my colours

Pope Francis and EU Parliament President Martin Schulz Below: Francis addresses MEPs (PA)

The Pope’s speech in Strasbourg marks a huge shift in the Church’s stance on the EU

UKIP leader Nigel Farage (PA)

Leader of Eurosceptic party Ukip says Francis’s address to European Parliament marks major shift

Emily Thornberry (Photo: PA)

On the day that Ukip won their second seat the Islington MP made a blunder

Nigel Farage – attracting Catholics (Dave Thompson/PA Wire)

One in seven Catholics now support the eurosceptic party

Margot Parker: ‘Churches have grown because they are full of Catholic immigrants. I don’t have a problem with this. It’s terrific for the Church’

MEP Margot Parker says her party has a strong Catholic contingent that wants to build bridges with the Church

Racist organisations like the BNP have very little support in Britain (PA)

Reports of rising levels of prejudice may just reflect over-diagnosis