Nigel Farage has tweeted that he is "looking forward" to tonight's hustings in South Thanet, where he hopes to be selected as a UK Independence Party candidate for next year's General Election.
I am very much looking forward to tonight's hustings in South Thanet. Wish me luck!
Earlier this month, Mr Farage confirmed he had thrown his "hat in the ring" to stand for the South Thanet seat at next year's General Election but insisted, "I'm no shoo-in".
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