Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth market traders on last day of general election campaign

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth on the last day of the election campaign. Photo: Geo

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth on the last day of the election campaign. Photo: George Ryan - Credit: Archant

The Ukip party leader has visited Great Yarmouth on the last day of the general election campaign.

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth on the last day of the election campaign. Photo: Geo

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth on the last day of the election campaign. Photo: George Ryan - Credit: Archant

Paul Nuttall visited the town for the second time this year.

On his whistlestop tour he spoke to campaigners at the party's office in Regent Street, alongside the party's parliamentary candidate for Great Yarmouth, Catherine Blaiklock, who also said a few words.

MORE: Who is standing in the General Election 2017 in Great Yarmouth?Mr Nuttall said he chose to come to Great Yarmouth the day before polling day because it was an important base for the party.

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth on the last day of the election campaign. Photo: Geo

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall visits Great Yarmouth on the last day of the election campaign. Photo: George Ryan - Credit: Archant

He added: 'We have a great branch, a great number of councillors and a fantastic candidate in Catherine who is straight talking and tells it like it is.'

Mr Nuttall then walked over to Great Yarmouth Market Place where he spoke to members of the public and stall holders and ate some chips.

Great Yarmouth was described as a 'jewel in the Ukip crown' by a senior party official earlier in the year.