Nigel Farage's decision to resign appears to have gone down well with the party's only MP Douglas Carswell.
The two frequently clashed over the party's tactics during their time working together.
Nigel Farage is nothing if not controversial. Here we take a look at some of the most notable quotes from a man who is never lost for words.
We take a look back at the career of one of the most divisive - and successful - politicians of modern times.
Nigel Farage stood down as leader of the UK Independence Party on Monday. We take a closer look at the favourites to replace him.