UKIP and protester go head to head

Help

The man who organised the student protest against Nigel Farage during his visit to Edinburgh has defended the action as "constructive criticism".

James Moohan said UKIP's policies would disproportionately affect Scotland, and also criticised Mr Farage for calling a female student "sweetheart".

UKIP MEP Roger Helmer said Mr Farage, who called the protesters "fascist scum", was "perfectly entitled to respond in a robust and forthright way."

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.