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.

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

    "Nigel Farage is sad and scared" says the Nottingham egg thrower after landing one on the @UKIP leader. More soon.

    Farage had just arrived to address supporters when a protestor threw an egg that broke on his shirt, forcing him straight back into his 4x4 car.

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