Ben Glaze — The Mirror July 11, 2016
The right-wing politician announced last week he was resigning after achieving his career ambition of Brexit .
But it has emerged would-be attackers were caught on at least two occasions trying to smuggle knives into EU referendum campaign rallies attended by Mr Farage.
Threats deemed “credible” by police are also thought to have been made against his two daughters, aged 11 and 16.
A source reportedly told a Sunday newspaper: “While there was a campaign to fight and a cause to stand up for, he put up with the s***.
“He’s not running away but it’s part of the mood music of a modern politician.”