Ukip on track for 'an earthquake' election victory

Ukip leader Nigel Farage said his party was on track for an 'earthquake' win.
Ukip leader Nigel Farage said his party was on track for an 'earthquake' win. Credit: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Nigel Farage has said Ukip is on track to win the European elections, describing it as being "an earthquake because never before in the history of British politics has a party seen to be an insurgent party ever topped the polls in a national election."

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Leaders set to review EU's agenda after Eurosceptic surge

European leaders will review the economic area's agenda after voters "sent a strong message" in the election which saw a surge from Eurosceptic parties, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy has said.