By Mary Allan. Like many people who felt European and believed in the EU as the best option for our times, I was devastated at the result of the 2016 referendum. However, the unfolding of the politics over the next 3 years proved even more mind-bendingly awful and coupled with being made redundant at the … More Embarking on a journey across Europe – meeting refugees in Calais
A. C. Grayling reminds us a week is a long time in politics, and there is every possibility of turning things around to rejoin the EU. The last time Bath for Europe hosted A. C. Grayling was in February 2017, when he was given a standing ovation for his passionate and inspiring talk on ‘Fighting … More ‘Rejoining: How & When?’ A. C. Grayling, Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 7.00-9.00pm (doors open at 6.30pm), Widcombe Social Club
The first Pulse of the year was a social occasion – a chance for supporters of Bath for Europe to come together and share feelings about the UK’s almost-inevitable legal departure from the EU at the end of this month. About forty gathered in All Bar One last Sunday for a few drinks and plenty … More Feeling the Pulse (of Europe) in All Bar One, Sunday, January 5th 2020
“Brexit: can it be stopped?” was the topic of discussion at a Bath for Europe event on Monday 5th August at Widcombe Social Club. Stephen Dorrell and Andrew Adonis, Chair and Vice-Chair respectively of the European Movement, addressed a packed audience who had gathered to hear their views on the newly formed Boris Johnson government … More ‘Brexit: can it be stopped?’ Stephen Dorrell and Andrew Adonis, Bath, Monday August 5th 2019.
Dream-ticket headline speakers for our next march: Gary Lineker, Patrick Stewart/Captain Jean-Luc Picard of USS Enterprise, and … John Major! I have never ever voted Tory. But there was one Tory speech last week which I am cheering energetically. First, however, let’s give the red-flag-wavers a bit of a hand-clap. After a million hours of … More Headline Speakers for the March – Gary Lineker, Patrick Stewart and … John Major?
Join People’s Vote on Saturday 29th June as celebrities, political leaders, and hundreds of friendly faces come together in Cheltenham. Prepare to be moved and inspired as we celebrate our region, tell the truth about the impact of Brexit, and deliver a message loud and clear to the likes of Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage … More People’s Vote South West Region Rally, Saturday 29 June, 12:00-13:00 (doors open 11:00), Cheltenham Town Hall