A memo leaked to the Independent suggests the plot has been underway for months, with financial backing secured and a potential CEO for the group identified.
If the past is any indication of the future, European anti-Americanism will be a pervasive feature of transatlantic relations during the Trump presidency.
Nigel Farage attacks response to Trump ambassador tweet ~ link ~ Also see ~ link ~ President-Elect Trump needs to send an American Ambassador to the Court of Saint James who knows the turf but is not beholden to the British political establishment!!! Stirling
Nigel Farage has accused Downing Street of putting its dislike of him ahead of the national interest after No 10 dismissed Donald Trump's comment that he could be a "great" ambassador. The UKIP leader said No 10 needed to accept "the world has changed", adding he was "in a good position, with the president-elect's support, to help".
Mr Trump had tweeted that "many people" would like to see Mr Farage in the role and he would do a "great job". But No 10 said there was "no vacancy".