News - People's Vote

Umunna – Government analysis shows all forms of Brexit worse than staying in EU

The Government’s economic analysis of Brexit shows that all forms of Brexit would make the UK significantly worse off than staying in the EU.  

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McGovern – Chancellor concedes Government’s deal is worse than staying in the EU

The Chancellor has admitted this morning that the Government’s Brexit proposals will create impediments to trade and will leave the country worse off than staying in the EU.

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Bradshaw – Health Secretary has admitted there is no NHS dividend

The Health Secretary Matt Hancock, in evidence to the Commons Health Committee this afternoon, stated that the NHS would receive a £20.5 billion increase in funding regardless of the outcome of any votes on Brexit.

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Heseltine – Trump’s dismissal of trade deal latest and greatest collapse of Brexit edifice

President Donald Trump has attacked the deal negotiated between the British Government and the European Union and said that it would effectively rule out any prospect of a trade deal between Britain and the US.

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Independent analysis shows Brexit deal would leave the UK £100 billion-a-year poorer

The first independent economic analysis of the Government’s proposed Brexit deal shows it would reduce the value of the UK’s economy by 3.9 per cent - or £100 billion a year by 2030 - compared to staying in the European Union. 

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Turley – Even Raab says this deal isn’t as good as the one we’ve already got

Responding to former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab’s comment on Radio 4 Today that he would prefer to stay in the EU than accept this Brexit deal, Anna Turley Labour MP for Redcar and leading supporter of the People’s Vote campaign said:

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People’s Vote campaign launches Black Friday shop

The People’s Vote campaign today [Friday] launches a Black Friday pop-up shop in South London to demonstrate that the Government’s dodgy Brexit deal is one of the worst deals ever for the British people. 

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Streeting – Even the Government’s biggest business backers think this is a bad deal for Britain

ITV News have tonight revealed leaked emails from inside the CBI showing that the organisation's staff privately thought that the Withdrawal Agreement was "not a good deal". 

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Umunna – blindfold Brexit proposal promises “years of uncertainty”

A draft political declaration for final agreement by Sunday’s EU Council has been published today (Thursday).

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London marginals polling shows voters backing EU membership in ever-greater numbers

Conservative MPs in marginal London seats are sharply at odds with most of their constituents over the Government’s proposed Brexit deal, according to new polls released today (Thursday).

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Bebb – Threat of years of confusion and uncertainty in blindfold Brexit

Today’s talks in Brussels have failed to reach agreement and the Prime Minister will have to return on Saturday.

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Stevens – Labour moving steadily towards backing a People’s Vote

Labour shadow minister Steve Reed has today become the latest MP to call for people to take back control of Brexit and decide our country’s future through a People’s Vote, while Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has accepted that it was “difficult” to secure a general election over Brexit and that in those circumstances Parliament would “seek a majority for going for some second referendum”.

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