Watch: Mark Francois rebukes ‘stop Brexit’ protester

Watch: Mark Francois rebukes 'stop Brexit' protester
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We're still waiting to hear what Mark Francois – and the rest of the ERG – make of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. But while Westminster waits with bated breath, Francois has delivered a withering verdict on SW1's noisiest inhabitant: the 'stop Brexit' protester.

Francois was about to give his answer during an interview on the BBC only to be loudly interrupted with yells of 'stop Brexit' and 'revoke Article 50'.

The Tory MP's response? 'If we leave it will be delightful that this idiot will shut up'.

Mr S isn't so sure that will happen...

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