Afshin Rattansi goes underground on UKIP’s plans to form an alliance in the European Parliament. Neil Hamilton, the party’s deputy chairman, says the UKIP’s become an important player in UK politics – but where does that leave Europe? And, London’s anti-homeless spikes have outraged everyone from the left to the right, but will removing them remove the problem? We look at how the mainstream papers have been misleading you this week. As Angelina Jolie prepares to become a dame, we count down the top 10 rejections of the Queen’s Honors. Plus, money tight? Never fear, Baroness Rawlings has some advice on how to pinch those pennies, dah-ling.