He was accompanied by,
7 Police cars
3 Cars of security detail
1 Car full of close personal staff,
and of course
The Deputy Prime Ministerial Limo.
One of the UKIP by-election team turned up to see if they could go into the meeting. One of the phalanx of policemen politely turned them away,
"It's a public meeting, but only those invited can go. There again there are only 15 people in there who accepted the invitations".
It transpires that the Lib Dems had invited everybody involved in the training centre to attend, but only 15 people bothered to turn up. But he was surrounded by twice as many security staff.
Nobody wants to be seen with Nick any more.