Nigel Farage met with musical protest in Edinburgh

Nigel Farage was met by hundreds of protesters as he visited Edinburgh to canvas for the upcoming European elections.

Some protesters shouted "Nazi scum" at Ukip members, backed by a soundtrack of disco classics including the Village People's YMCA.

Anti-UKIP protesters gathered outside the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh for Nigel Farage's visit. Credit: David Cheskin/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Inside the venue, Mr Farage said his party was "on course" to win at least one Scottish seat in the European Parliament.

He claimed the SNP's pro-European leader Alex Salmond was "pretty scared" of Ukip's arguments in favour of leaving the European Union.