Britain will leave the European Union, the BBC has forecast, with counting in the Brexit referendum approaching the final stages.The projected margin is 4 per cent.
The Leader of the UK Independence Party, Nigel Farage, said he now dared to dream about an independent Britain and an end to the European Union.
"I hope this victory brings down this failed project and leads us to a Europe of sovereign nation states working together, trading together," he said.
"And let's get rid of the flag, the anthem, and Brussels and all that's gone wrong."
The result is sparking turmoil on financial markets, with sterling at its lowest level since 1985.
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