Nigel Farage: Brexit Party will contest ‘every seat’ if PM rejects offer

first_imgHe claimed the Brexit Party would hurt Labour’s chances in the party’s traditional heartland constituencies in the Midlands and the North East, most of which voted Brexit. He said: “The price of that was having Northern Ireland hived off.” whatsapp Downing Street retorted that the deal meant the UK “can strike our own free trade deals around the world”. Last night Farage conducted a 30 minute interview with US President Donald Trump on his LBC radio programme. Read more: Donald Trump slams Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal and Jeremy Corbyn“The absolute truth of it is that it was in fact the Ukip vote that disproportionately hurt the Labour Party in the 2015 election. by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily FunnyFinanceChatterViewers Had To Look Away When This Happened On Live TVFinanceChatterMedical MattersThis Picture Shows Who Prince Harry’s Father Really IsMedical MattersNoteableyJulia Robert’s Daughter Turns 16 And Looks Just Like Her MomNoteableyPast Factory4 Sisters Take The Same Picture For 40 Years. Don’t Cry When You See The Last One!Past FactoryMisterStoryWoman files for divorce after seeing this photoMisterStorybonvoyaged.comThese Celebs Are Complete Jerks In Real Life.bonvoyaged.comJournalistateTeacher Wears Dress Everyday, Mom Sets Up CamJournalistateYourDailyLamaHe Used To Be Handsome In 80s Now It’s Hard To Look At HimYourDailyLama Share “There wouldn’t have been a conservative majority if it wasn’t for the Ukip vote.” His current position is that the UK must go for a no-deal exit from the EU. “Boris Johnson would win a very big majority and on that manifesto we really could get Brexit done,” he said. “To quote a friend of mine [US President Donald Trump], we’d become an ‘unstoppable force’. “I hope and pray after 25 years of endeavour this works, but if it doesn’t the Brexit Party will be the only party standing in these elections that actually represents Brexit.” However, Conservative party chairman James Cleverly was quick to throw cold water on the offer. He said: “A vote for Farage risks letting Jeremy Corbyn into Downing Street via the back door – and the country spending 2020 having two referendums on Brexit and Scottish independence.  Read more: City chiefs hit back at Corbyn criticism Read more: Brexit Party to run in hundreds of seats in the general electionRead more: The City will watch the election with great interest Farage also said he would soften his Brexit position and agree to go for a free trade agreement with the EU if an alliance was formed. center_img Farage said it was unacceptable that Johnson’s deal kept the UK in the European Court of Justice and that the political declaration still calls for some regulatory alignment with the EU. Trump criticised Johnson’s Brexit deal and warned the US “can’t make a trade deal with the UK” under the terms of the Prime Minister’s EU withdrawal agreement. However, if Johnson, and other opposition MPs, agreed to a leave alliance he said the Brexit Party would stand aside in some seats. The Brexit Party leader praised Johnson for bringing a deal back to parliament that got the UK out of the customs union, but said the price paid was “appalling”. “Just a free trade deal and a deadline of 1 July…if Boris went along with that I would view it to be a totally reasonable positio,” he said. He said the party “views those constituencies among our top targets”. whatsapp Friday 1 November 2019 11:59 am Farage’s speech also attacked Labour for abandoning its traditional working class base. The Brexit Party leader is planning on throwing a party at at Westminster’s Parliament Square to celebrate the UK’s exit from the EU at 11pm on 31 January. Stefan Boscia A spokesperson added that “every part of the UK will benefit” from such trade agreements. Nigel Farage: Brexit Party will contest ‘every seat’ if PM rejects olive branch “This lazy thinking that all Brexit voters are Conservatives is nonsense,” he said. Nigel Farage has offered an olive branch to Boris Johnson by calling for a “leave alliance” with the Brexit Party in return for softening his Brexit position. It will not get Brexit done.” Farage launched the party’s campaign this morning, where he said the party planned to field candidates in every constituency in England, Wales and Scotland in next month’s general election.last_img read more