Politics By Graham Sharpe

Neil Hamilton to return to Parliament with Ukip?

With Neil Hamilton hotly tipped to be the Ukip candidate for the South Basildon & East Thurrock constituency, bookmakers William Hill are offering odds of 11/4 that Ukip win the seat, for which they make the Tories 1/2 favourites, with Labour at 4/1 and the Lib Dems 100/1.

William Hill: How many seats will Ukip win at General Election? 0- 10/1; 1-2 - 4/1; 3-4 - 8/1; 5 or more- 2/5; 50 or more - 7/1; 100 or more - 16/1.

Ukip to be part of a coalition government as a result of the General Election? - 6/1