'Nigel Farage posed with his Brexit plan in Downing Street today - minutes after Theresa May left on her last day as Tory leader.
Mrs May was driven away from No10 looking relieved to be out of the pressure cooker, as the Tories digested a dismal third place showing in the Peterborough by-election overnight.
Almost immediately afterwards, Mr Farage turned up at the famous black door to deliver a copy of his blueprint for a 'clean break' from the EU.
Although his fledgling Brexit Party narrowly failed to win in Peterborough, they took a huge chunk out of the Conservatives' support - and Mr Farage has vowed to do the same at a general election unless the government fulfils the verdict from the 2016 referendum.
In a result that will cause panic at Tory HQ, Lisa Forbes sneaked home despite recording the lowest winning vote share in modern history - as Nigel Farage's Brexit Party and the Conservatives split their support.
It underlines how Labour could score a general election victory when the two rival parties are squabbling over the same base.
A bitter blame game immediately erupted between Mr Farage and Tory leadership favourite Mr Johnson, who claimed that Brexit Party votes risked 'delivering Corbyn to No 10'.
Mr Johnson also reiterated his vow to take the UK out of the EU by October 31 at all costs.
But Mr Farage shot back that Mr Johnson could not be trusted as he had voted for Theresa May's Brexit deal. 'What does he actually believe in?' he jibed.
A cheerful Mr Farage paid a visit to Downing Street to hand in a letter to Mrs May listing his Brexit demands.
The missive pointed out that the Brexit Party won recent European elections by a 'very substantial' margin - and would have secured a 240-seat Commons majority if it had been a Westminster election.
He highlighted that the party had 'three simple messages' - restoring trust in democracy, Brexit on World Trade Organisation (WTO) terms, and getting their MEPs on to the negotiating team.'
Read more: I'm next! Farage delivers his Brexit plan to No10 moments after Theresa May leaves - as he vows to sabotage the Tories by fighting a general election if they delay leaving the EU
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