Farage appears to struggle with format of debate

ITV News' Political Editor Tom Bradby has tweeted:


My take on the debate so far; this format doesn't really suit Farage, who is shedding his cheery blokeish bonhommie.


He is coming across as a tad aggressive and didactic. Clegg is much the more experienced politician and it is showing.


Clegg is now quoting those stats from the OBR on how immigration is good for the public finances.

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Nigel Farage 'wins' televised EU debate with Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage have gone head-to-head in the first party leaders' televised showdown over Britain's future in the European Union. In an instant YouGov poll of 1,003 votes, some 57% concluded Farage performed best.