Nigel Farage was predictably booed when he took to the stage at the annual British Curry Awards in London. But why invite him in the first place? 

The former Ukip leader joined a host of celebrity curry fans from across the country at the event which celebrated the nation’s favourite dish.

Others at the event included, Transport secretary Chris Grayling, Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis, Lib Dem leader Sir Vince and comedian Russell Brand.

It seems some event organisers have simply decided it is okay to invite Mr Farage for a quick bit of publicity. Or were they so uninformed that they had no idea how this would turn out?


Organisers were even happy enough to keep him in the official event video. Well, who honestly cares about his views?

Many people were not impressed with the choice of award presenter: