Nigel Farage has insisted Ukip was right to focus on immigration in the European Parliament election as the issue will only get bigger ahead of the 2015 general election.
The Ukip leader said "deflation" in the Eurozone would mean a rise in the number of EU migrants seeking to come to Britain.
Today EU leaders voted to back Jean-Claude Juncker as new president of the very powerful EU commission, which looks like business as usual.
In Essex the potential damage Ukip could do to Miliband's Downing Street elections is clear. He is there listening to voter's concerns.
The EU parliament is about to welcome the most Eurosceptic and right-wing intake in its history.