Video report by ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Wiener
Nigel Farage declared "job done!" as he stepped down as Ukip leader today.
"I now feel that I've done my bit. I couldn't possibly achieve more than I managed to get in that referendum," he said.
The pro-Brexit campaigner is still an MEP but insisted he would not be returning to politics again.
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