Tag Archives: Nigel Farage

18Dec/16

UK gov’t says no to Brexiteer Farage’s offer to be bridge to Trump

British Trade Secretary Liam Fox says there is ‘no vacancy’ in Washington after Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage said he wants to be a bridge between UK and Trump.
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18Dec/16

Brexiteer Farage says he wants to be a bridge between UK and Trump

Leading Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage says he wants to be a bridge between the British government and the new U.S. administration, but the British government is dismissing the suggestion. Jillian Kitchener reports. Continue reading

22Nov/16

U.K. to Trump: ‘No vacancy’ for Farage as ambassador

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson dismisses U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s unprecedented expression of support for Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage to be made British ambassador to Washington, saying pointedly in parliament that there is no vacancy for the job. Continue reading

22Nov/16

Trump says Farage would be a great ambassador to Washington

Britain dismisses Donald Trump’s suggestion that Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage would be a great British ambassador to Washington.
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22Jun/16

Final day of campaigning before EU referendum begins

Prominent politicians from both sides of the EU referendum debate urge voters on the final day of campaigning to cast their vote on Thursday.

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08May/15

UK Polls: UKIP leader steps down

(UK POOL/ITN) – The leader of Britain’s anti-EU United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) has stepped down from his post after failing to win a seat in the country’s parliament, election officials said on Friday (May 8).
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08May/15

UK’s Clegg quits as Liberal Democrat leader

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg resigns after his party’s “crushing” defeat in the UK general election.

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08May/15

UKIP’s Farage unfazed by exit poll, Johnson feels positive

Nigel Farage, the leader of the Euro-sceptic United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) puts on a brave face as his seat in parliament is believed to be far from certain, after vowing to step down as party leader if he doesn’t win his seat. London mayor Boris Johnson says the exit poll is positive but celebrations are premature until final results are released.

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