We look at how the Leave Means Leave protest got underway in Sunderland.

March to Leave: 20 pictures as Nigel Farage's Brexit protest starts in Sunderland

Campaigners have set off on a 14-day march in support of the UK leaving the EU as planned on March 29.

Organised by the Leave Means Leave group, the protest set off in Sunderland today and will end in London on March 29. Those taking part will end the first day in Hartlepool at some point on Saturday. This is how the event got underway in Sunderland.

Today's leg of the protest is 20 miles.
Today's leg of the protest is 20 miles.
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Speaking ahead of the march, Mr Farage said: "The will of the people is very clear."
Speaking ahead of the march, Mr Farage said: "The will of the people is very clear."
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"If you see what has been happening in Parliament this week, we may well not be leaving the EU."
"If you see what has been happening in Parliament this week, we may well not be leaving the EU."
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"If politicians think they can walk all over us, then we're going to march back and tell them they can't. Simple as that."
"If politicians think they can walk all over us, then we're going to march back and tell them they can't. Simple as that."
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