Referendum

The 1975 Referendum Campaign

The 1975 Referendum Campaign

How it was sold as a decision to ‘remain’ in or ‘leave’ a supposedly harmless and non-binding free trade zone One of the questions about the forthcoming EU referendum, must revolve around why the UK finds itself in the position whereby we should need to have a referendum to determine our relationship with the EU. The answer for this takes […]

September 3, 2015 · Referendum
Labour do Referendum U-turn (again)

Labour do Referendum U-turn (again)

Labour acting leader Harriet Harman has said that they will now support an EU referendum by the end of 2017. She told the Sunday Times the reverse position came about after Labour “reflected on the conversations we had on doorsteps” during the election. Breitbart Nigel Farage responded to Labour’s reverse-position by pointing out that: “Harman and Benn’s position shows quite […]

May 24, 2015 · Referendum
Leaving the EU is the path to good quality government

Leaving the EU is the path to good quality government

The other parties say that they want to carry out major programmes if elected, but in reality they do not have the full powers to make those changes. Successive governments have given up control to the EU of powers ranging from tourism to transport, environment, energy, trade negotiations, immigration, border controls, culture, and criminal law, amongst a list of 43 […]

April 27, 2015 · Referendum