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Godfrey Bloom is an independent Member of the European Parliament for Yorkshire and the Humber, born 22 November 1949.
He became the first UKIP member to be elected in the European Elections for the region Yorkshire and the Humber in 2004. He was re-elected in 2009.
At the 2013 UKIP party conference he had the whip withdrawn from him. He jokingly called female members of UKIP "sluts", assaulted Michael Crick with the conference brochure and threatened ITV reporter Paul Brand. He has since resigned his party whip but remains a member of UKIP
- Series 46 Episode 6, Paul's Team
- Godfrey Bloom at Wikipedia