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Farage says breastfeeding comments were 'wildly misrepresented'

Nigel Farage has told ITV Wales his comments on breastfeeding mothers were "wildly misrepresented".

The Ukip leader stressed that he was not against breastfeeding, but that he respects the rights of private businesses towards their customers.

It comes as mothers are set to stage a "Free to Feed" protest at Claridge's after the hotel asked a new mother to cover up as she breastfed.

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Yvette Cooper: Nigel Farage should 'sit in a corner'

Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper has hit out at Nigel Farage after the Ukip leader said breastfeeding mothers should "perhaps sit in the corner" to avoid disturbing people around them.

Ms Cooper tweeted:

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