Nigel Farage almost cost the Leave side victory in the EU referendum, the leader of the ‘Out’ campaign claimed
Nigel Farage almost cost the Leave side victory in the EU referendum, the leader of the ‘Out’ campaign claimed yesterday.
Dominic Cummings, campaign director of Vote Leave, said that without the Ukip leader’s intervention, the Brexit side would have won by 60 per cent to 40.
In the end, Leave won a narrow victory of less than 52 per cent to 48.
Mr Cummings wrote on Twitter: ‘Farage and the idiots around him came within a whisker of losing us the Referendum.’
He said if Mr Farage had been in charge of the Leave campaign, up to 70 per cent of people would have voted to Remain.
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Mr Farage said…