Online event with Dr Milena Romano, Lecturer in European Politics, ‘Europe Today: Society, Challenges and Questions’, Wednesday 5th July 2023, 18.00 to 19.15.

Bath for Europe is delighted to welcome Dr Milena Romano, Lecturer in European Politics from the University of Bath, who will talk about some of the most interesting debates in Europe today, from Brexit to Ukraine, protests to human rights, elections to energy. Dr Romano’s research interests include European integration and foreign policy, as well … More Online event with Dr Milena Romano, Lecturer in European Politics, ‘Europe Today: Society, Challenges and Questions’, Wednesday 5th July 2023, 18.00 to 19.15.

Day for Rejoin – Georgian themed day of action in Bath

Bath for Europe and neighbouring groups took part in the Day for Rejoin regional action taking place on Saturday 25th March around the UK and in Spain. In Bath we set the scene for a Georgian-themed photo in front of Royal Crescent, while holding up a large sign with a special message that was revealed on the day. Around 50 … More Day for Rejoin – Georgian themed day of action in Bath

Online event with Ian Dunt.‘How to be a Liberal: The six lies of nationalism’, Wednesday 23rd September, 8-9pm. Co-hosted with Cambridge for Europe

Across the world, nationalism is on the rise. Right-wing populists have taken hold of some of the most powerful countries, including the US, UK, India, Brazil, Italy, and Hungary. The best way to counter them is to renew our confidence in liberal beliefs of freedom and reason. Liberalism is currently fractured and unfashionable – mocked … More Online event with Ian Dunt.‘How to be a Liberal: The six lies of nationalism’, Wednesday 23rd September, 8-9pm. Co-hosted with Cambridge for Europe

Online event with Professor Michael Dougan, ‘The New Tories and their Extremist Brexit: What Comes Next?’, Wednesday 12th August, 6-7.30pm

After its victory in the December 2019 election, Johnson’s radicalised Conservative Party succeeded in implementing the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union.  But leaving the EU was the easy part.  Now, a large number of complex and controversial policy choices, international negotiations and domestic challenges have to be addressed.  And so far, the evidence suggests … More Online event with Professor Michael Dougan, ‘The New Tories and their Extremist Brexit: What Comes Next?’, Wednesday 12th August, 6-7.30pm

Online Euro Café, Sunday, August 2nd, 2pm – ‘A Twinning Revival and strengthening our links with Europe’

Join Bath for Europe on Sunday, August 2nd from 2 to 3pm to hear Marian McNeir MBE, former Mayor of Bath, talk on ‘A twinning revival – strengthening our links with Europe.’ Bath is twinned with four European cities: Braunschweig, Alkmaar, Kaposvar and Aix-en-Provence, of which Marian chairs the twinning committee. This should be a … More Online Euro Café, Sunday, August 2nd, 2pm – ‘A Twinning Revival and strengthening our links with Europe’

The Brexit negotiations – risk of no-deal is high but might be overplayed

There is a lot of pessimism among Remainers. Many think a no-deal exit from the transition period at the end of the year is almost inevitable. Social media is awash with such thoughts. “It’s an ERG government. No deal its only policy” (‘Vonpole’ on Twitter on 4th June) being just one example. Even the indefatigable … More The Brexit negotiations – risk of no-deal is high but might be overplayed