WATCH: Remain Campaigners Jeer British Independence As BoJo’s Rousing Speech Wins Standing Ovation
Boris Johnson stole the debate last night with his closing speech urging
voters to make Thursday Britain’s ‘Independence Day ‘ — a rousing call
for democracy, self-belief and sovereignty which was booed by Remain
Throughout the BBC’s debate on membership of the European Union (EU)
Boris Johnson was attacked by the Remain team. His successor as Mayor of
London, Labour’s Sadiq Khan, was particularly vociferous, accusing his
predecessor of running “Project Hate” and telling “big fat lies”.
At one point David Dimbleby — the presenter charged with keeping the
debaters and Wembley Arena’s 6,000 strong audience in control — even
felt the need to tell Mr. Khan to “cool it”.