News - People's Vote

The Kyle-Wilson compromise solution will solve the Brexit crisis

Labour MPs Peter Kyle and Phil Wilson will bring back their double-act this week at Labour conference. On stage at the People’s Vote ‘Trust the People’ rally in Brighton taking place today (Saturday 21 September), they will announce that they are reviving their amendment for a confirmatory referendum if Boris Johnson tries to force through a Brexit deal next month.

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Thirty Days Later – and we are all still waiting on Boris Johnson

Thirty days after Boris Johnson told German chancellor Angela Merkel he was “more than happy” to deliver new Brexit proposals in thirty days, nothing has emerged.

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THOUSANDS EXPECTED TO JOIN “TRUST THE PEOPLE” MARCH AND RALLY AT LABOUR CONFERENCE IN BRIGHTON

Leading figures from all wings of the Labour Party will be joining the Trust The People” march and rally tomorrow (Saturday 21st September) in Brighton.

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Brexit Sell Out Warning Sent To Every Labour MP

The People’s Vote campaign has tonight (Thursday) published the report it is distributing to every Labour MP that warns them not to trust Boris Johnson if he attempts to bounce them into backing some sort of Brexit deal. 

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Murray – Barclay’s demand that the EU takes risks over Irish border ‘disgraceful and shocking’

Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay has said that the UK will not be ready to discuss any backstop arrangement for the border in Ireland until December 2020. Barclay demanded the EU “take risks” with the Irish border.

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Smith – Boris Johnson lack of honesty feeding distrust over security policy

Boris Johnson is today reportedly highlighting his commitment to security.

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Sweeney – Economic reality of Brexit a far cry from Boris Johnson’s ‘sunlit uplands’

New figures published today by the OECD suggest a disastrous No Deal could tip the UK economy into recession. It finds No Deal will cut 3 percent off UK economic growth, compared to just 0.6 percent from the rest of the EU.

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No deal tariff shake-up will be further blow to farmers

The Financial Times reports today that the Government intends to “announce imminently the full set of charges it will impose on various industries in a no-deal departure from the EU, tweaking an earlier draft that was announced in March by the Cabinet Office.” 

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Barnier tells European Parliament Johnson intends to tear up social and environmental protections

Michel Barnier today told the European Parliament:

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Wilson – Corbyn is right to support a confirmatory referendum but he must go further

Responding to Jeremy Corbyn’s article in the Guardian, Phil Wilson, Labour MP for Sedgefield and a leading supporter of the People's Vote campaign, said:

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Stevens – Johnson plan to turn away lorries will cost money and jobs

Today’s Financial Times reports that the Government have sought to suppress details of how the ports will operate after a No Deal Brexit.

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Murray – Boris Johnson is not serious about the negotiation

Responding to the outcome of discussions between Boris Johnson and the Prime Minister of Luxembourg, Ian Murray MP, leading supporter of the People’s Vote campaign, said:

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