“Can Brexit be stopped?” was the key question Owen Smith, MP for Pontypridd since 2010, addressed in Bath on Saturday, June 9th. Dressed in a grey #stopbrexit T-shirt, it was clear where the former Labour Frontbench minister’s sympathies lay as he touched on the causes of Brexit, talking about the people who felt they had … More MP Owen Smith on Brexit: “The biggest crisis our country is facing in living memory”
The idea for this month’s Pulse of Europe came to me in April, when some of us met in front of the Royal Crescent on World Heritage Day, to hand out People’s Vote campaign leaflets. In addition to the spectacular Roman military re-enactments on the lawn, there were several information stalls, including one about the … More Pulse of Europe: Walking trail around Georgian Bath
On Sunday, 13 May, Bath for Europe celebrated Europe Day with a special Pulse of Europe, focusing on the plight of EU citizens in the UK. Gathering initially at Bath Abbey Churchyard, supporters and passersby heard impassioned speeches by local activists Véronique Martin and Miles Martin who shared their moving personal stories. The cost of … More Celebrating Europe Day and EU citizens
Two passionate pro-Remain campaigners – our Bath MP Wera Hobhouse and Lord Andrew Adonis – joined forces in the centre of Bath on Saturday, engaging with Bath for Europe supporters and local residents. Lord Adonis, one of our major political thinkers, had just given a riveting talk at the Bath Festival. He has been on … More Lord Adonis: “Change Britain and Stop Brexit!”
Brexit and its implications for the broader BANES community was the theme of a debate on 12th April organised by Bath for Europe and Leave 2Remain. The two non-party political groups are staunchly pro-Remain but the pioneering event was conceived to bring both Leavers and Remainers together to talk about issues that matter to … More Town hall meeting on impact of Brexit attracts diverse audience
Join us on Saturday 14 April for the nationwide launch of the Coordinated Grassroots Campaign for 2018! After months of close collaboration, we are very excited to announce that the campaign to Stop Brexit is taking a massive leap forward. Events will be taking place all over the country to officially mark the start of this unprecedented action … More You know that thing you’ve been waiting for? It’s here!