It comes after it was confirmed Harry will be allowed to attend his grandfather’s funeral on “compassionate” grounds, despite pandemic quarantine rules. Meghan, on the other hand, will not attend as she is heavily pregnant with the couple’s second child and, as such, has been advised against flying.
The tribute to Prince Philip posted on their website that Farage had found so egregious read:
“In loving memory of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, 1921-2021.
“Thank you for your service… you will be greatly missed.”
Others also slammed Farage for his response.
One user said:
@Nigel_Farage As a child, Prince Harry had to walk before the world, behind his mother's coffin. His knowledge of g… https://t.co/dP3BILnIud
He said: “He was my grandpa: master of the barbecue, legend of banter, and cheeky right ‘til the end.
“He has been a rock for Her Majesty The Queen with unparalleled devotion, by her side for 73 years of marriage, and while I could go on, I know that right now he would say to all of us, beer in hand, ‘Oh do get on with it!”” Farage hasn’t given his verdict on that statement yet.
Farage said he had retired from politics. We had hoped that would extend to his Twitter commentary.