Promise comes after torrid week for politician, whose Stoke Central by-election campaign was dogged by calls for his resignation over Hillsborough lie
Ukip leader facing calls to resign just days ahead of the Stoke-on-Trent by-election over 1989 stadium disaster lie
Absence comes after Mayor of Liverpool called on MEP to resign over Hillsborough claims
It’s possible the reason Arron Banks is sick of hearing about disasters is that Paul Nuttall tells him every day about all the close personal friends he lost on the Titanic and poor Arron has finally had enough
If the Ukip leader respects the memories of those who died, perhaps he would distance himself from the comments of his party’s donor Arron Banks, who described the event as ‘an awful accident at a football ground, that’s it’
Exclusive: Ukip leader says incidents have been ‘overblown’ in an attempt to ‘rubbish Brexit’
Ukip leader has denied claims he is lying about being present during the 1989 disaster
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell and shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott are among the senior Labour figures to appear at the events in marginal constituents
Stoke candidate is currently under investigation by police for election fraud after admitting he listed his address as a property he had not yet moved into
Ukip leader Paul Nuttall is campaigning to stand in the Stoke Central by-election on 23 February
Ukip leader echoes President Trump's view that sometimes you have to 'fight fire with fire'
But the Ukip leader still thinks the 'Anglophile' Republican will be 'good for Britain'
Resignation is the second by a moderate Labour MP within weeks - setting up another perilous by-election and ballot-box test for under-fire leader
The Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy faction is now hanging by a thread
The Alliance for Direct Democracy in Europe - which counts Ukip MEPs among its members - received a similar sum in 2015
The Labour-affiliated Fabian Society finds support for Jeremy Corbyn’s party could plunge as low as 20 per cent – but dubs it ‘too weak to win and too strong to die’