Brexit supporter burns EU flag close to Downing Avenue in London


A person burns an EU flag on Brexit day in London, Britain January 31, 2020. Information/Toby Melville

LONDON (Information) – A Brexit supporter burned a European Union flag beside Downing Avenue in central London on Friday as others jeered at pro-EU demonstrators within the last hours earlier than the UK is because of depart the bloc.

About 200-300 pro-European Union supporters had been mocked by pro-Brexit supporters as they walked from Downing Avenue to the workplace of the European Fee in London. Police shaped a line to maintain the 2 teams aside.

The professional-Brexit supporters had been singing “disgrace on you, disgrace on you”, “losers, losers” and “bye, bye EU” to the tune of Auld Lang Syne.

Reporting by Toby Melville and Andrew MacAskill; writing by Man Faulconbridge; enhancing by Stepghen Addison