20/05/2014 16:06 BST | Updated 20/05/2014 16:59 BST

#UkipCarnival: The Funniest Tweets From Ukip's Unintentionally Hilarious Event In Croydon

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We couldn't put it better than @hoxtonhandmade:

Ukip held a 'carnival' in Croydon on Tuesday afternoon. And it was as good an idea as it sounds.

From the steel band who refused to play once they'd realised who they'd been booked for... the non-appearance of Nigel Farage himself...

...we think it's fair to say that the whole thing was a farce. Here are just some of our favourite funny tweets about it so far - we'll update the slideshow as and when more come in:

Funny #UkipCarnival tweets