Chester's Steven Woolfe MEP seriously ill in hospital after 'assault'
Chester resident Steven Woolfe MEP has collapsed at the European Parliament building in Strasbourg amid reports he was punched by a colleague.
The alleged incident comes just a day after Mr Woolfe announced he was seeking election as leader of the UK Independence Party for a second time.
He is described as being in a 'serious condition' in hospital at the French city.
UKIP was claiming Mr Woolfe had been taken ill but acting leader Nigel Farage has now issued a statement about the altercation.
He said: "I deeply regret that following an altercation that took place at a meeting of UKIP... read more
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