News - People's Vote

Immigration fall exposes exodus in EU staff from NHS – health service expected to lose 4,500 more EU staff by end of Parliament

As immigration figures are published today, new analysis of the staffing figures published by the NHS show that 1,400 midwives and nurses from EU member states have left the NHS since the Brexit vote. A future projection of the figures shows that the situation is set to get worse. Until the end of the current Parliament in 2022, the NHS stands to lose a further 4,512 EU midwives and nurses.

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Justine Greening backs a People’s Vote on the final Brexit deal

Justine Greening tonight becomes the latest big-hitter in politics to back a People’s Vote on any final Brexit deal.

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Murray: Whether it’s Trump’s Bonkers Brexit or May’s Worst-Of-All-Worlds Brexit – we need a People’s Vote

Prime Minister Theresa May was interviewed on the Marr programme this morning. 

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Umunna – Trump clear that any trade deal means signing up to US demands

At a Chequers press conference alongside Theresa May today, Donald Trump suggested that a post-Brexit UK-US trade deal would require the UK signing up to US standards on products like farm produce.

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10 broken Brexit promises about a UK-US trade deal

After Donald Trump’s explosive interview yesterday, in which he said the Government’s Brexit proposal would “probably kill” any chance of a post-Brexit UK-US trade deal, the People’s Vote campaign have found 10 examples of Brexiters claiming that one of the benefits of Brexit would be a trade deal with America.

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Streeting – No deal Brexit would be very worst possible outcome

RTÉ News is reporting that a detailed 15-page internal document has been drawn up by the EU warning member states, companies and stakeholders to step up preparation for a no-deal Brexit scenario.

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Berger – Embarrassing for Government to return Donald Trump’s insults with bowing and scraping

The Government appears to be trying to downplay yesterday’s explosive Donald Trump interview with The Sun, in which he heavily criticised Theresa May’s Brexit proposal, argued that Boris Johnson would make a good Prime Minister and blamed Sadiq Khan for terrorist attacks in London.

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Wilson – Trump’s Sun interview shows botched Brexit mess worsening by the hour

Donald Trump has given an interview to the Sun in which he all but rules out a trade deal with the UK and attacks the Prime Minister’s handling of Brexit. 

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Brexit White Paper: Unworkable and bad for Britain

The Government’s White Paper on Brexit, published today, is the clearest evidence yet that the package of proposals announced at Chequers are unworkable and bad for Britain.

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Williams – Public not buying Theresa May’s Brexit offer

New polling by YouGov shows that just 13% of people think that the Brexit proposal put forward by the Government after the Chequers summit will be good for Britain. 42% think it’ll be bad for Britain.

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May’s Brexit Banger – the £50 billion ‘bargain’ nobody’s buying

On the day the Government are due to publish their White Paper on Brexit, the People’s Vote campaign will reveal the latest offering from May’s Motors – the Brexit Banger that is set to cost the taxpayers £50 billion between now and 2064.

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Murray – Does Jeremy Hunt still agree with himself on a People’s Vote?

The new Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has been revealed as previously supporting a People’s Vote on the final Brexit deal and has been challenged to confirm whether or not he still agrees with himself.  

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