News - People's Vote

Umunna – Hunt trying to adopt more positions than a yoga teacher

The Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, is visiting Washington and will deliver a speech calling for the EU to apply more sanctions on Russia and to warn of the dangers of a "messy divorce" from the EU.

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Kyle - Liam Fox is shrinking Britain’s global ambitions

Liam Fox will use a speech today to claim Britain can be a  "21st Century exporting superpower" post Brexit, but has quietly downgraded Britain’s previous £1 trillion export target to just over £715 billion.

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Lucas – Real damage to democracy would come from forcing through a bad Brexit

Speaking on Today on Radio 4 this morning, the Shadow International Trade Secretary, Barry Gardiner, claimed that having a People’s Vote on the final Brexit deal would be “playing with our democracy, it’s playing with the foundations of country in a way that is really damaging.”

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Leaked letter from NHS Providers warns of Brexit risk to health service

Both a disastrous no deal Brexit and Theresa May’s hard Brexit pose a serious risk to the functioning of the health service, according to a leaked letter from NHS Providers.

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McGrory – Farage has had more comebacks than Sinatra, just without the success

Nigel Farage has announced he’s returning to frontline politics in order to challenge what he describes as Theresa May’s “fraudulent” Brexit proposal.

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Umunna - Government making no deal Brexit more likely

The Government is about to begin a series of publications on the risk of a no deal Brexit, which is actively being promoted by some Cabinet Ministers and the Brextremists in the Conservative Party. This scenario would be catastrophic for the UK. 

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Lucas – No deal, bad Brexit or blind Brexit would all be “disastrous for this country”

The Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has said that a “messy” no-deal Brexit “would be a mistake we would regret for generations”. He later tweeted a clarification stating that, in the case of no deal, the UK “would survive and prosper”.

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Universities and students in Scotland to face Brexit ‘double-whammy’

From Edinburgh to Strathclyde, and from Aberdeen to St Andrews, Scotland prides itself on its history of providing world-class education and cutting-edge university research.

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Turley - Hugely welcome that Community back a People’s Vote

Community trade union have today become the latest organisation to back a People’s Vote on whatever deal – or no deal – Theresa May comes back with.

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HUGE SUPORT FOR PEOPLE’S VOTE IN SCOTLAND AS OPPOSITION TO BREXIT GROWS

The biggest poll of Scotland’s attitudes to Brexit since the EU referendum two years ago shows opposition to leaving has strengthened and there is now overwhelming backing for a People’s Vote on the outcome of negotiations.

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Chairmen of Stoke City FC and Burnley FC back People’s Vote on Brexit

Two Chairmen of football clubs from areas that voted heavily in favour of leaving the EU in 2016 are today calling for a People’s Vote on the final Brexit deal, due to the damage Brexit threatens to do to their clubs and domestic leagues.

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Thomas – Hunt admits no deal Brexit would mean pound dropping off a cliff

The Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, today warned that a no deal Brexit would cause a damaging hit to the value of the pound.

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