Farage admits UKIP offers no hope. Tue 2:41 am +00:00, 7 Aug 2012 8 blogged by Tapestry Farage: UK elections don’t matter UK Independence Party leader Nigel Farage claims it no longer makes any difference which party is in power in Westminster, because of the influence of Europe. TAP – If he means it, he’s admitting that UKIP can never win power, or seats even, at Westminster. Without seats at Westminster UKIP is a waste of time. The Tap Blog is a collective of like-minded researchers and writers who’ve joined forces to distribute information and voice opinions avoided by the world’s media.