News - People's Vote

Lucas – Johnson’s attempts to force No Deal will only succeed if Parliament capitulates to him

Opposition party representatives are meeting today to discuss strategies to prevent Boris Johnson’s Government from forcing a disastrous and undemocratic No Deal on the country.  

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Sobel – Boris Johnson’s willingness to gaslight the British public seems to have no limits

Boris Johnson today suggested that it will be “touch and go” as to whether the UK crashes out of the EU with No Deal.

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25 FORMER BRITISH AMBASSADORS WARN BREXIT WILL REDUCE BRITISH GLOBAL INFLUENCE

An open joint letter from 25 former British Ambassadors ahead of the G7 in Biarritz warns Boris Johnson that, by leaving the EU, the UK will reduce its influence in international organisations and groupings.

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Ethnic Minorities for a People’s Vote campaigning at Notting Hill Carnival this Sunday

Ethnic Minorities for a People’s Vote will be campaigning for a People’s Vote this Sunday at Notting Hill Carnival.

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CROSS-PARTY RALLY SEES EDINBURGH DEMAND “LET US BE HEARD” ON BREXIT

Hundreds of people attended a People’s Vote Let Us Be Heard rally in Edinburgh today (Thursday). Labour MPs Jess Phillips and Ian Murray, as well as SNP MP Joanna Cherry were joined by a stellar line-up of comedians at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. As well as the MPs, speakers included top comics Andrew Maxwell, Grace Campbell and Fred MacAulay as well as the renowned ‘Brexit Graffiti Granny’, Hazel Jones.

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Hain – European leaders have put Brexit ball back into Johnson’s court

Commenting on the meetings Boris Johnson has had this week with Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron Former Northern Ireland Secretary Lord Peter Hain, a leading supporter of the People’s Vote campaign, said:

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Free movement and the NHS

Following comments from the British Medical Association, Royal College of Nurses and Unison about NHS staff shortages likely to be caused by the Government’s decision to remove the rights of EU workers to free movement in the UK leading supporter of a People’s Vote, Paul Williams MP said:  

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JESS PHILLIPS JOINS STELLAR LINE UP OF COMEDIANS AT THE EDINBURGH FRINGE FOR A ‘LET US BE HEARD’ RALLY

Labour MP Jess Phillips and SNP MP Joanna Cherry will join a stellar line-up of comedians at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for a People’s Vote ‘Let Us Be Heard’ rally in Edinburgh tomorrow [Thursday] afternoon. They will be joined by top comics Andrew Maxwell, Grace Campbell and Fred MacAulay as well as the renowned ‘Graffiti Granny’, Hazel Jones.

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‘Unshackling’ is a humiliating retreat, says People’s Vote campaign

Commenting on today’s ‘unshackling’ announcement from the Department for Exiting the European Union, which confirmed that Government ministers and officials would be withdrawing from many of their usual EU meetings Martin Whitfield MP, a leading supporter of the People’s Vote said:

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NEWS FROM PEOPLES VOTE: RESPONSE TO JOHNSON-TUSK LETTER

Commenting on the letter from Prime Minister Boris Johnson to Donald Tusk this evening, Ian Murray MP, a leading supporter of a People’s Vote said:

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Immigration changes promise chaos, cruelty and confusion

Following confirmation today by the Government that rules allowing EU nationals to live and work freely in the UK will end in the event of a no-deal Brexit on 31 October, Jo Stevens MP, a leading supporter of a People’s Vote said:  

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NO DEAL COULD PUT OVER HALF OF FARMS OUT OF BUSINESS – NEW REPORT LAUNCHES ‘FARMERS FOR A PEOPLE’S VOTE’

A new group is being launched today (Thursday) - ‘Farmers for a People’s Vote’ will represent the interests of UK farmers and the agricultural sector against the risks of Brexit, particularly a disastrous No Deal.

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