A guide to Clacton for UKIP MP hopeful
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Clacton guide for UKIP MP hopeful Arron Banks

Last week, the man who's bankrolled UKIP, Arron Banks, announced his intention to stand as a candidate in Clacton in the General Election on 8 June.

However, he admitted he knew "nothing about Clacton at all".

The constituency is much larger than the town of Clacton and also includes Frinton-on-Sea, Walton-on-the-Naze, St Osyth, Jaywick, Weeley and many more surrounding villages.

The BBC's Laurence Cawley gives us a quick guide to the main seaside town for starters.

For more on Arron Banks's visit to Clacton, visit BBC Local Live: Essex

  • 24 Apr 2017
Go to next video: MP hopeful 'knows nothing about Clacton'