Was the 2016 referendum really ‘the biggest democratic exercise in this country’s history’?

On 15th November 2018 in Parliament the Prime Minister said that in the 2016 referendum ‘the British people exercised their vote in numbers we have never seen before’. This was in defence of her Brexit deal and against a referendum on it. It echoes the statement in the July 2018 Chequers White Paper that the … More Was the 2016 referendum really ‘the biggest democratic exercise in this country’s history’?

South West politicians favour a People’s Vote 

As Brexit comes into sharper and sharper focus, Bath for Europe hosted a thought-provoking event on 30th November, bringing together four local politicians from across the political spectrum. The purpose of the event was to explain how we, the people, benefit from EU membership and separate Brexit myth from fact. All agree that Brexit would … More South West politicians favour a People’s Vote 

Bath for Europe carollers sing praises of EU membership

Rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the Bath for Europe supporters who turned our monthly rally on Sunday 2nd December into a carol concert in front of Bath’s Guildhall. The group sang traditional Christmas carols and “Ode to Joy” with updated lyrics that reflect our passionate belief that the UK belongs in the European Union. … More Bath for Europe carollers sing praises of EU membership

Sign Our Petition to BANES Council Calling for a People’s Vote

Thanks to those of you who came along to the BANES Full Council Meeting at the Guildhall on 8th November to show your support for the motion to Bath and North East Somerset (BANES) Council to support a People’s Vote on the final terms of any Brexit deal, including the option to maintain full EU … More Sign Our Petition to BANES Council Calling for a People’s Vote