I have worked in the NHS for nearly 40 years and have seen from the inside how help is provided to people in need, regardless of their position in life. UK residents have not had to worry about how they will manage if/when they get old or ill or poor. They have known that essential … More Brexit poses huge threats to our precious NHS
We are very excited to announce the launch of a new initiative: Leave2Remain. It is intended for people who for whatever reasons voted Leave, but now want to Remain. For many people, it was an almost impossible task to distil their feelings about being in the EU into a simple ‘yes’ or ‘no’. We believe … More New initiative launched: Leave2Remain
Roll up, roll up for the Brexit Facts Bus! The Brexit: Is it Worth it? Bus is touring the UK from 21-28 February. Over 20 non-partisan grassroots groups across the UK, and some 700 individuals across Britain, have pitched in to crowdfund £16k to fund the bus, concerned about the damage Brexit is doing to our … More Brexit Facts Bus in Bath, Thursday, 22 February, arrive at 8:30 for 8:45 – 9:00 am, Terrace Walk (‘Bog Island’)
For decades I went along with the anti-European rhetoric disseminated by the populist press and Europhobe politicians. It was a given, part of our national narrative, and in a fuzzy way, I was happy to subscribe to the notion that we Brits are in some way better and more honourable than our European neighbours. I … More Europhobe to Europhile – A Journey
The result of the June 2016 referendum was unsafe at the time and is even more unsafe today. The adverse impact on the country of leaving the EU is going to be enormous. It is madness for the country to continue in its current direction unless we can be certain that that is what the … More We need a Confirmatory Referendum, and we need it now
It was interesting to see on Peston on Sunday on 19th November the graph above which showed a clear correlation between voting Leave and economically deprived areas. The discussion then went on to suggest that people in these areas were voting Leave to improve their life. The status quo was not helping them so this was … More The wrong problem?