Nigel Farage Hit By An Egg In Nottingham

The UKIP leader was there to address supporters but made a quick escape when protestors took aim.

1. UKIP leader Nigel Farage has been hit by an egg thrown by a protestor while on the campaign trail in Nottingham.

Farage had just arrived to address supporters when a protestor threw an egg that broke on his shirt, forcing him straight back into his 4×4 car.

According to Sky News the demonstrator was called Fred and was holding a sign saying “Ukip… sad, scared, old men”.

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Jim Waterson is a politics editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
 
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