News - People's Vote

McGovern – Standing ovation for Starmer shows how far Labour has come

Shadow Brexit Secretary Sir Keir Starmer has indicated Labour will vote against any Brexit ‘deal’ that doesn’t match the party’s six tests on Brexit, including any ‘blindfold’ Brexit.

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Lammy – Labour must listen to members and back a People’s Vote with right to stay in the EU

Responding to comments by Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell this morning, David Lammy MP, leading supporter of the People’s Vote campaign, said:

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"Fantastic turnout" for People's Vote March for the Many

The organisers’ official estimate is that at least 5,000 people have joined the “People’s Vote March for the Many” in Liverpool this afternoon.

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People's Vote campaign welcomes positive signs from Labour leadership ahead of mass rally

Leading supporters of a People’s Vote today welcomed signs that the Labour leadership was listening to its membership after a new poll revealed they want - by a margin of nine to one - the public to take the final decision on the outcome of Brexit negotiations.

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Labour members demand a People’s Vote by a margin of more than 9 to 1 – YouGov poll

A total of 86 per cent of Labour members support a People’s Vote on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations with just 8 per cent remaining opposed, according to a YouGov poll published at the start of the party conference in Liverpool. When “don’t knows” are excluded, the party’s rank-and-file now back giving the UK electorate a final say on the Brexit talks by 91 to 9 per cent.

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Williams – Brexit already putting medical supplies at risk

The European Medicines Agency has said 39 medicines are on its Brexit watch list.

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McDonnell concedes staying in the EU an option for Labour

John McDonnell has conceded that the motion agreed at Labour conference last night keeps the option of a People’s Vote, including the choice of staying in the European Union, on the table. 

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Labour delegates confirm: People’s Vote should include option to stay in EU

Responding to comments by Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell this morning, a series of delegates and Labour members who were in the room as the composite motion was being discussed have spoken out. All of them have emphasised that the motion they wrote not only opens the door to Labour backing a People’s Vote but also that they were determined to keep the option of staying in the EU.

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Swinson – Real agenda of the Brextremists laid bare by IEA

The libertarian Institute of Economic Affairs have published their manifesto for a hard Brexit.

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RICHARD WILSON BRINGS BACK VICTOR MELDREW FOR ‘BREXIT SPECIAL’ COMEDY SKETCH IN SUPPORT OF PEOPLE’S VOTE “I DON’T BELIEVE IT …”

Comedy acting legend Richard Wilson stars in a sketch that is the latest campaign weapon in the ‘People’s Vote’ fight for a referendum on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations.

https://twitter.com/peoplesvote_uk/status/1044163560744603648

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Theresa May’s statement today shows that she knows the United Kingdom is now heading rapidly towards a bad Brexit

Responding to the Prime Minister’s statement in Downing Street, James McGrory from the People’s Vote campaign said:

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Labour would make net gain of 1.5 million votes if it backed a People's Vote

Labour stands to gain at least 60 seats if it campaigns for a People’s Vote on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations, according to a new YouGov poll of more than 10,000 people.

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