UK: Tory hustings get hostile reception in Scotland

The visit of Tory leadership hopefuls to Perth was opposed by a large counter-demonstration on Friday. Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, both seeking to become the next prime minister, were in Tayside at a hustings event for Scottish Conservative party members. Protesters waved Scottish saltires, European flags and banners outside the venue. Fiddlers, pipers and drummers kept the noise up. It is... Еще understood that the political leaders entered the Perth Concert Hall, thus avoiding a confrontation with the counter-demonstration. Owners of a local restaurant chain vowed to hand out 1,000 free milkshakes ahead of the hustings. Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage and former EDL leader Tommy Robinson were targeted with milkshakes during the European Parliament elections in May.

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