Bath for Europe’s monthly rally on Sunday 4th November focused on the most recent Brexit developments and the damage Brexit would do to the NHS. The weather was grey and drizzly, matching the mood of the country as Brexit rumbles on leaving questions but providing few answers. Bath MP Wera Hobhouse addressed members of campaign … More Bath MP says current Brexit situation is “chaos”
Did you know local councils can also play a key role in helping to persuade the MPs they work with every day to support a People’s Vote? Across the UK, anti-Brexit campaigners are encouraging their local councils to pass motions or resolutions in support of a People’s Vote. Councils who have already done this include Oxford, Hammersmith & … More Urgent for BANES residents: Sign the e-petition to table the motion supporting a People’s Vote
The #PeoplesVoteMarch on Saturday 20th October was an exhilarating and unforgettable day. While estimates vary, at least 700,000 peaceful protestors took part in the largest march since the Stop the War demonstration in 2003. Bath alone sent nine coaches – eight of them organised by Bath for Europe, and one coach from the University of Bath’s … More Bath for Europe turns out in force for People’s Vote March
With time running out for negotiations, we need to lobby harder than ever to secure a People’s Vote on the final Brexit deal. If a deal is achieved with the EU, Theresa May is likely to try to push it through parliament very quickly. MPs would have little time to call for a People’s Vote. … More Get writing now to secure a People’s Vote!
Pulse of Europe has become a monthly fixture in Bath, ever since Bath for Europe introduced the event to the city and the UK in March 2017. The latest Pulse on Sunday 7thOctober focused on ‘Deal or No Deal’ which was the topic of three soapbox speeches and a street theatre piece. Gathering in … More ‘Deal or No Deal’ Pulse of Europe
Two well-attended events on the implications of leaving the EU without a deal and trading on the World Trade Organisation terms took place on consecutive evenings in the local area. The first on Wednesday 26th September at the Trinity Church, Trowbridge, the next on Thursday 27th September at Widcombe Social Club, Bath. Jason Hunter, an … More Talking Brexit and trading on WTO terms – with Jason Hunter, Stuart Brown and Graham Hughes