Nigel Farage: 'The people's army have spoken'

"The people's army of Ukip have spoken tonight," said the party's leader Nigel Farage, speaking after being re-elected to European Parliament, "and delivered just about the most extraordinary result that has been seen in British politics for 100 years and I am proud to have led them to do that."

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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.