A. C. Grayling reminds us a week is a long time in politics, and there is every possibility of turning things around to rejoin the EU. The last time Bath for Europe hosted A. C. Grayling was in February 2017, when he was given a standing ovation for his passionate and inspiring talk on ‘Fighting … More ‘Rejoining: How & When?’ A. C. Grayling, Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 7.00-9.00pm (doors open at 6.30pm), Widcombe Social Club
The first Pulse of the year was a social occasion – a chance for supporters of Bath for Europe to come together and share feelings about the UK’s almost-inevitable legal departure from the EU at the end of this month. About forty gathered in All Bar One last Sunday for a few drinks and plenty … More Feeling the Pulse (of Europe) in All Bar One, Sunday, January 5th 2020
Peace was the main theme of Bath for Europe’s monthly rally on Sunday 3rd November. As members of the armed forces gathered outside Bath Abbey to remember those who had died in past wars, supporters of the local pro-EU campaign group assembled at Laura Place to hear the experiences of two members who had spent … More Celebrating the EU’s Role Securing Peace
Dream-ticket headline speakers for our next march: Gary Lineker, Patrick Stewart/Captain Jean-Luc Picard of USS Enterprise, and … John Major! I have never ever voted Tory. But there was one Tory speech last week which I am cheering energetically. First, however, let’s give the red-flag-wavers a bit of a hand-clap. After a million hours of … More Headline Speakers for the March – Gary Lineker, Patrick Stewart and … John Major?
The Brexiteers have many slogans. We Remainers need to dream up counter-slogans. May I recommend a must-see seriously contemporary movie: Triumph Des Willens, (Triumph Of The Will), Leni Riefenstahl’s 1935 masterpiece, one of the notable cinematic achievements of the 1930’s. July 1, 2019. On the Today Programme John Humphrys managed to get Matt Hancock, a … More Down With Dictators
Bath for Europe is bringing two prominent figures in the fight to remain in the EU to Bath in early August for what promises to be a very interesting evening. Our group recently became affiliated with the European Movement, and we thought it was a good opportunity to invite the Chair, Stephen Dorrell, and Vice … More ‘What next for Brexit and how can it be stopped?’ with Stephen Dorrell & Andrew Adonis, Monday 5th August, 19:00 -21:30, Widcombe Social Club