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Poll suggests UKIP are now third biggest party

The UK Independence Party (UKIP) has no MPs but an opinion poll suggests they have replaced the Liberal Democrats as the third party in British politics.

A YouGov survey for The Sun found that UKIP, with 9% support, had pushed the Lib Dems, on 8%, into fourth place.

Allegra Stratton reports from Thurrock for Newsnight.

  • 18 Apr 2012
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