Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!
If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
|Like us on Facebook! Regular shirt GIVEAWAYS and more|
Share This Thread:
|Subscribe to this Thread||Thread Tools|
|11-28-2014, 05:28 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
Feedback Rating: (0)
Nigel Farage joins MAG
Not everyone is celebrating
THE Motorcycle Action Group is celebrating a high-profile new member this week in Nigel Farage.
The UKIP leader was recruited as member by MAG’s communications director Lembit Öpik, after Farage promised the former Lib Dem MP he would join the next time they met.
A statement on MAG’s Facebook page says: ‘While you might not agree with UKIP’s policies, Nigel Farage has kept his promise. He is the first of the leaders of the various political parties to join. This now sets a precedent for the other party leaders that they will not be able to refuse in fear of Farage leading the way.’
Not all quarters of MAG have welcomed the news. Wycombe MAG posted a link to an article criticising Farage for saying he felt awkward sitting on a train in London because other passengers were speaking only foreign languages.
The post on Wycombe MAG’s Facebook page is headed 'Bikers ain't Bigots' and says the article ‘Makes for a worthwhile read’.
Öpik said: ‘What do I say to those who have objections to UKIP’s stance on the European Union? It’s simple: members are perfectly entitled to hold any political views they like. But my duty is to find allies, and to nurture relationships with people who matter in the national and international political world.’
MAG UK wound down after losing employment tribunal
MAG: Please buy this pop record
Motorcycle Action Group to appeal employment tribunal judgement
BMF and MAG at war over new roundabout
Driver who hit motorcyclist and fled after treble vodkas keeps licence
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Another good-looking star joins 'Zoolander 2'||NewsBot||Entertainment||0||04-18-2015 11:51 AM|
|Former MP Lembit Ípik joins MAG||NewsBot||Racing News||0||11-25-2013 06:20 AM|
|BMW joins the party in 2014||wheelbender6||Vintage / Cafe Racers||0||10-16-2013 06:44 PM|
|Byrdman joins team orange!!||BYRDMAN||Dirtbikes, Mini's, ATV's.....||38||07-18-2013 04:57 PM|