Theresa May has announced a snap General Election on 8 June. This vote is about Brexit. Bath for Europe has no single political party allegiance, but we see this as a chance to change the direction of this country away from a disastrous hard Brexit that Theresa May’s Tory government are leading the country … More General Election 8 June 2017
Make your voice heard! The West of England Combined Authority Mayoral Election is a huge opportunity to use your vote at the local level. Powers and money are being devolved from national Government to our region of Bath & Northeast Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire. Many voters are using this Election and other regional mayor … More Use your vote! Metro Mayor Election, Thursday 4th May
Under sunny skies, Bath for Europe hosted its second “Pulse of Europe” event on Sunday 2nd April, an upbeat gathering of some 160 pro-European supporters whose passion for the EU remains undimmed in the wake of the triggering of Article 50 on 29th March. After short speeches by local residents and singing next to Bath … More Making our voices heard at our 2nd Pulse of Europe event
On Saturday 25th March, glorious sunshine met the more than 200 Bathonians travelling up to London to take part in the hugely successful ‘March for Europe’ against Brexit. Three coach-loads left Bath early Saturday morning and were joined by many more taking trains and cars to the capital. According to police estimates, about 100,000 people took … More Hundreds travel from Bath to support ‘March for Europe’
Pulse of Europe & Tea Party, Sunday 7th May from 2 – 4 pm Bath is very proud that we were the first UK city to host Pulse of Europe. Hundreds of people have experienced our two successful Pulse of Europe events in solidarity with our European neighbours. We are passionate about keeping our country … More Join Bath’s next Pulse of Europe event on Sunday 7 May!
On Friday 10th March, 45 local EU supporters assembled in front of MP Ben Howlett’s Bath office. They chanted and received good-natured beeps from passing motorists. No one from Mr. Howlett’s office emerged. Bath for Europe left an EU flag in his letterbox. Local resident Olivia Darcy said, “Ben Howlett has an opportunity to speak up … More Bath for Europe stages demonstration outside MP Ben Howlett’s office