Bath for Europe is delighted to announce that Will Hutton will be joining us virtually to talk about how Brexit is going and tell us why – and how – we must rejoin the EU. Will is a political economist, journalist, writer, academic, passionate pro-European and one of the leading lights of the UK’s campaign … More Online event with Will Hutton: ‘Common Sense – Why We Must Rejoin Europe’, Monday 12th April 2021, 19.30-20.45
The reality of post-Brexit trading arrangements has begun to hit Bath and surrounding area. Many small businesses have been hit with challenging import and export rules. Walcot Street traders including Aqua Glass, Walcot Yarns and Meticulous Ink have faced logistical nightmares while a Deli owner is among many who have experienced delivery hold ups. Slightly … More Brexit Reality – March 2021
Britain has now left the Single Market and Customs Union. Piles of Brexit bureaucracy are having a devastating effect on a wide range of businesses and customers. Fishing businesses face ruin, delays and costs are being imposed on deliveries to and from the EU, manufacturers face falling orders, Ireland is bypassing the UK, and GB-NI … More Brexit Reality – January 2021
The government looks set to break Vote Leave promises to farmers. 2016 Boris Johnson said ‘we want to fund and support agriculture’ Vote Leave promised farmers will be better off 2020 On 25th February 2020, the Financial Times reported that ‘English farmers face subsidy cuts up to 25%’ Minette Batters, president of the National Farmers … More Brexit Reality – March 2020
A post-Brexit trade deal with the EU has been agreed and at midnight, December 31st Central European time or 11pm over here, the transition phase which allowed the UK to remain in the Customs Union and Single Market will end. The deal has been celebrated as ‘glad tidings of great joy’ by Prime Minister Boris … More Is the Post-Brexit trade deal a great deal for the UK?
Join us to raise a glass together, enjoy some festive food and games, see old friends and possibly meet new ones. We’re holding our St Nikolaus Day gathering in lieu of our monthly Pulse of Europe/EUcafe. Traditionally, in German households, St Nikolaus leaves small presents such as chocolate, fruit or coins on the night … More CELEBRATE ST NIKOLAUS DAY (Nikolaustag) with Bath for Europe, Sunday, December 6th from 3pm on Zoom.