Farage: 'I've been accused completely erroneously'

Ukip leader Nigel Farage has said that reports in a newspaper of the misuse of taxpayers money are completely mistaken, stating he wants to "abolish the system" that provides a lump sum of money to the party from Europe.

Farage again stated he wants the EU expenses system abolished and for him to be "singled out among the 73 MEPs and accused of wrongdoing, is frankly ridiculous."

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Farage defends 'racist' Ukip immigration posters

Nigel Farage has defended a controversial new Ukip poster campaign that claims 26 million unemployed Europeans are "after" British jobs. The party's leader is beginning his tour of the country on Tuesday ahead of May's European elections.