16 Apr 2024

Police try to shut down right-wing event as Nigel Farage speaks

Europe Editor and Presenter

There have been chaotic scenes in Brussels where the local mayor and the police tried to shut down a right-wing conference where Nigel Farage and Suella Braverman were giving speeches.

Mr Farage made the most of the glare of publicity suddenly shining on proceedings and said the attempt to cancel the ‘National Conservatism’ event was “monstrous”.