Nigel Farage: 'Yes I will stand for a seat in 2015'

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has confirmed that he will stand for parliament in the 2015 general election.

Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr show, he said: "June 2014 we have a European election that is the day which I believe UKIP can cause an earthquake in British politics.

"I want to lead the party into that thereafter yes I will stand for a seat in 2015.

He added that his party was "not some little pressure group that will go away."