About Brexit 1
The large demonstration of 20th October in London.
About Brexit 4
In the winter of 2017 the UKIP campaign to beat Labour in Stoke Central distorted politics by showing Remain in a Leave constituency was not electorally sound - but is this so today?
About Brexit 2
The Full Motion - not perhaps the change of policy many wanted, but a step forward. See Data in Focus 4 for the text.
About Brexit 3
Big Red Bus - on its first visit to Birmingham. It will roll again this autumn to counter the propaganda of the first, Boris Johnson linked, Big Red Bus.
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The key fact here is that in the 2016 referendum Wales voted Leave, (52.5%), unlike Scotland (38.0%) and Northern Ireland (44.2%), which both voted Remain. ( All figures are for Leave). The Wales figure is only marginally less than that for England, (53.4%), although a more accurate comparison, in terms of the economy and society,
Opinion poll gains at the Spring equinox Peter Kellner commented (26th March) on the National Centre for Social Research data showing for those voters who expressed a view, 46% were now Leave, 54% Remain. Kellner noted for a three option choice – no deal, may deal or remain, the Remain lead was greater. Kellner noted
The Demonstration on March 23rd may be overshadowed by the latest Meaningful Vote – #3 so far. The PM hopes that with the March 29th deadline coming up, MPs may collapse and vote for her Deal. Twice rejected – third time may be lucky for her – but not for the people of Britain. The
Here is a link to the latest Grassroots for Europe Update And this is a motion passed in South/North Staffordshire Brexit campaign priorities Motion from the South/North Staffordshire EU groups as adapted by the Grassroots meeting 2 3 19 This meeting welcomes the Labour proposal to support a further EU referendum if the time is
The London Demo on March 23rd is currently top priority – the movement depends on a large turnout to maintain impetus. The target of equalling or bettering the turnout on October 20th last year is reachable – and we will be there as we were four months ago – my head is visible in the
Labour’s decision to back a People’s Vote must be a re-run of the 1975 and 2016 EU referendums to be meaningful, but is currently looking like a Vote on Theresa May’s Deal. If the Kyle- Wilson amendment is supported by Labour, the Parliamentary Party backs the most unpopular Premier in living memory but does not