Bath for Europe turns out in force for People’s Vote March

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

Deal or no deal? A comment on Jason Hunter’s talks on Brexit and trading on WTO terms

On consecutive evenings recently, I attended fascinating talks by Jason Hunter, Stuart Brown and Graham Hughes on Brexit and the implications of leaving the EU with no deal. The talks included vivid descriptions of the chaotic and destructive consequences of a no deal situation in many sectors. It was clear that they see a no … More Deal or no deal? A comment on Jason Hunter’s talks on Brexit and trading on WTO terms

Talking Brexit and trading on WTO terms – with Jason Hunter, Stuart Brown and Graham Hughes

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

“Bin Brexit'” march and rally draws crowds during Tory Party Conference

Sunday 30th September saw a large, peaceful crowd of pro-Remain protestors from all over the country and the Continent descend on Birmingham to coincide with the Tory Party autumn conference. EU in Brum organised the event in which an estimated 12,000 people took part. The event attracted coverage in The Birmingham Mail and The New European. … More “Bin Brexit'” march and rally draws crowds during Tory Party Conference

‘Deal or No Deal’ Pulse of Europe, Sunday 7th October, 2 – 4 pm, meet at Bath Abbey Churchyard

On her return from the Salzburg Summit on 21st September, Theresa May seemed to be setting the scene for a No-Deal Brexit in her pugnacious speech aimed at Brexiteers who cheered her ‘standing up to the EU’. Since the Brexit nightmare began, there have been so many permutations of Brexit. There is no consensus in … More ‘Deal or No Deal’ Pulse of Europe, Sunday 7th October, 2 – 4 pm, meet at Bath Abbey Churchyard

Gina Miller: “We must reach out to the other side of the debate”

Tenacious campaigner and vocal Brexit opponent Gina Miller captivated and inspired the packed house at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution on 5th September at the sell-out event hosted by Mr. B’s Emporium of Reading Delights. In a candid conversation with Jessica Johannesson Gaitán, she discussed her book Rise, speaking with verve and humour … More Gina Miller: “We must reach out to the other side of the debate”