News - People's Vote

Beckett – Conservative hard right backing Brexit plan as fastest route to No Deal

Commenting on the proposed Brexit agreement, Margaret Beckett MP, Co-Chair of People’s Vote Political Committee, said:

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McFadden – Why would Labour MPs believe Johnson has had a Damascene conversion on workers’ rights?

Commenting on the appearance of Brexit Secretary, Stephen Barclay, before the Commons Brexit Committee, Pat McFadden MP, leading supporter of a People’s Vote, said: 

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North East / County Durham Mum Goes Viral - ‘I'm going to London for the first time in my life, to join the People's Vote march.’

A mother of four from Ushaw Moor, County Durham in North East England, has gone viral. Pauline Hardman’s tweet was ‘liked’ by some 20 000 people after declaring she would visit London for the first time, to attend The People’s Vote March: Together for the Final Say on Saturday [19/10/19].

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Turley – Johnson’s breach of promise to the DUP shows he will say anything to get what he wants

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s attempts to get the DUP to agree to his proposals for quitting the EU, Anna Turley MP, leading supporter of a People’s Vote, said:

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REVEALED - When Boris Johnson said “No British Conservative Government could or should sign up to” a border in the Irish Sea

The People’s Vote campaign has uncovered video of a speech Boris Johnson gave to the DUP conference in November 2018, in which he said that “No British Conservative Government could or should sign up to” a border in the Irish Sea. But now his Government is negotiating just such an arrangement with the EU, with reports suggesting any Brexit deal would include both a new customs and regulatory border between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.

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Turley – North does not have to accept Johnson’s choice of bad deal or No Deal

New research from Make UK and Squire Patton Boggs shows that 76% of manufacturers think a No Deal Brexit would have a “disastrous” impact on their businesses.

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People’s Vote smashes through £500,000 crowd-funding target ahead of huge march this Saturday

The People’s Vote campaign has smashed through its £500,000 crowd-funding target for the Together for the Final Say march taking place this Saturday (19 October). The march is expected to draw hundreds of thousands of people to the streets of London demanding a People’s Vote, at the same time as MPs are due to meet in Parliament to debate Brexit in the first Saturday parliamentary session since the Falklands War.

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Murray – Backing Johnson’s Brexit is giving him a blank cheque

Commenting on the Queen’s Speech, Ian Murray MP, leading supporter of a People’s Vote, said:

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Beckett – Johnson's proposed deal will hit living standards and public services

Commenting on publication today by The UK in a Changing Europe of its new report on the economic impact of Boris Johnson's Brexit proposals, Margaret Beckett MP, Co-Chair of the People’s Vote Political Committee, said:

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Doughty – Johnson’s botched Brexit would be a disaster for manufacturers

Leading manufacturers have warned of the disastrous impact Boris Johnson’s Brexit would have on their industries, because of the failure to secure continued UK participation in key EU agencies.

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Kyle – there must be a confirmatory referendum on any Brexit deal

Speaking in advance of a briefing he and Phil Wilson MP are giving at the Foreign Press Association today (Friday), Peter Kyle MP, leading supporter of  a People’s Vote and co-sponsor of the “Kyle – Wilson” confirmatory vote proposal, said:

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Hain – Time is running out for Johnson

Commenting on the talks between Leo Varadkar and Boris Johnson, (Lord) Peter Hain, former Northern Ireland Secretary and leading supporter of a People’s Vote, said:

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