A UKIP Councillor Blamed The Weather On Gay Marriage - And The Internet Reacted Beautifully

“There are warning of gays in Viking, Forties, Cromertie, South East Iceland and Bongo Bongo Land.”

1. So a UKIP councillor, David Silvester, wrote to the Henley Standard blaming gay marriage for Britain’s recent stormy weather.

UKIP then suspended him after he defied a request not to do further interviews.

2. So, predictibly @UKIPWeather was invented.

Twitter: @UkipWeather and Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images

9. There’s even a UKIP Shipping Forecast.

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This has been done by the excellent Nicholas Pegg.

15. And in case you missed, heres this week’s forecast.

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