Ukip's Mike Hookem 'landed a blow' in leadership row - Steven Woolfe
Leadership favourite Mr Woolfe accused MEP Mike Hookem of losing his temper and pushing him into a door frame during a meeting designed to clear the air between Ukip's MEPs.
Mr Woolfe, 49, is recovering in hospital after he collapsed and suffered two seizures following the incident at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Thursday.
But Mr Hookem, 62, denied he hit his colleague and suggested the MEP for North West England tripped instead.
Mr Woolfe told the Daily Mail: "Mike was obviously very angry and lost his temper.
"I wasn't bruising for a scrap. I asked to deal with the... read more
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