On 12th January, almost 200 events were held by campaigners across the country demanding a #PeoplesVote as part of the National Day of Action, the last in advance of the meaningful vote in Parliament on 15th January. Bath for Europe ran street stalls in Bath and Trowbridge and supported an event in Frome. Warm thanks to … More #PeoplesVote National Day of Action 12th January
Bath for Europe started the New Year with a high-impact rally and procession around Bath taking the People’s Vote to four of our heritage city’s key landmark sights: Bath Abbey, The Circus, The Royal Crescent and Pulteney Bridge. Some 50 supporters took part in the event. ‘What do want? A People’s Vote,’ was the powerful … More Bath for Europe’s rousing call for a People’s Vote
This National Action Day is extremely important. It is the last one before the meaningful vote on Brexit in Parliament on Tuesday 15th January. We need your help to get across our message calling for a People’s Vote, and to hand out as many leaflets as possible. Please join us! We will be running two … More National Day of Action Street Stalls, Saturday 12th January, Bath and Trowbridge
Start the New Year right with our monthly Pulse of Europe rally where we will spell things out: we demand a #PeoplesVote! We will follow SODEM’s brilliant example and spell out PEOPLE’S VOTE as they did recently outside Parliament. We need to increase the pressure on our politicians and push for the only democratic way out of … More Monthly rally, Sunday 6th January, meet at Bath Abbey Churchyard, 2 pm
On 15th November 2018 in Parliament the Prime Minister said that in the 2016 referendum ‘the British people exercised their vote in numbers we have never seen before’. This was in defence of her Brexit deal and against a referendum on it. It echoes the statement in the July 2018 Chequers White Paper that the … More Was the 2016 referendum really ‘the biggest democratic exercise in this country’s history’?
As Brexit comes into sharper and sharper focus, Bath for Europe hosted a thought-provoking event on 30th November, bringing together four local politicians from across the political spectrum. The purpose of the event was to explain how we, the people, benefit from EU membership and separate Brexit myth from fact. All agree that Brexit would … More South West politicians favour a People’s Vote