UKIP leader Nigel Farage is coming to Gainsborough

UKIP leader Nigel Farage
UKIP leader Nigel Farage

Leader of the UK Independence Party Nigel Farage will be making a visit to Gainsborough next week.

The controversial leader is often seen on a variety on political television shows such as Question Time and Have I Got News For You.

He and his party are known for their tough stance on the European Union and immigration.

Mr Farage is the UKIP MEP for the South East of England. Elected in 1999, he was re-elected Leader of the UK Independence Party in November 2010. His tour comes in the run up to the upcoming elections in May.

As part of an open-top bus tour through Lincolnshire, Mr Farage will be coming to Gainsborough for a ‘walk about’ to take the time to address the public on a range of issues. He will be in Gainsborough town centre on Tuesday 9th April from 11am with Lincolnshire MEP Derek Clark, before moving on to Lincoln and Boston.