Nigel Farage’s final speech to European Parliament cut short after he waves flag

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, January 29, 2020
  • Nigel Farage's farewell speech to the European Parliament was cut short after he said goodbye by brandishing a Union flag along with his Brexit Party colleagues.

    European Parliament's Mairead McGuinness gave the group a dressing down, saying: "Please sit down, resume your flags, put your flags away and take them with you if you're leaving now."

    Mr Farage finished his speech by saying: "I know you're going to miss us, I know you want to ban our national flags, but we're going to wave you goodbye."

    His Brexit Party MEPs cheered 'hip hip hooray' and gave him a standing ovation.

    For more on his farewell speech, head here: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/...

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