St Albans activist appears on Channel 4 mini-documentary about Brexit

Carol Hedges on the Channel 4 News mini-documentary. Picture: Channel 4

Carol Hedges on the Channel 4 News mini-documentary. Picture: Channel 4 - Credit: Archant

A Pro-EU advocate from Harpenden has appeared on a Channel 4 News documentary to talk about Brexit.

Filmmaker Grace Harper spoke to Carol Hedges about her role campaigning to Remain in the European Union.

On the six-minute episode, entitled Meet the Pro and Anti-Brexit Social Media Warriors, Carol revealed that she has Tweeted 316,000 times.

The author described Brexit as "very consuming": "I will be able to hold my head up and say, I fought it.

"I didn't stand back while the cattle trucks rolled through my town."

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Carol has nearly 18,000 followers on Twitter, and in the 24 hours before the show was filmed, her Tweets earned 129,959 impressions.

She said: "Hopefully I will look back and think, 'I contributed to one of the biggest historical events that this country has had for hundreds of years.'"

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The show also featured two Brexiteers and one other Remain campaigner.

View the episode at

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