The Express has taken a strong position in supporting anti-EU sentiments in their articles; the most eurosceptic of all 9 major newspapers. The former editor, O’Flynn, ran as a UKIP candidate, winning his riding - influencing the Express more than ever. It has even devoted a number of articles to the UKIP's party leader Nigel Farage. By simply glancing at the Politics page online of the Express it doesn’t take long to notice the trend of a familiar face and words such as “EU” and “exit”.
Member of Parliament (MP) Douglas Carswell (R) and Nigel Farage, the leader of Britain's UK Independence Party (UKIP) party, laugh as they walk through the town centre of Clacton-on-Sea in south east England August 29, 2014. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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