As we write Parliament is rushing through the third reading of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill including a chapter on EU citizens. The EU citizen group the3million wrote to all MPs about the …
Post Brexit: General Meeting
Devizes for EU was set up to fight for a second referendum which we have failed to achieve. 11pm on 31st January was an immensely sad moment for us. When we were set up, however, we agreed to ‘safeguard the benefits of the EU’. This in effect is a mandate to carry on campaigning to be as close as possible to the EU and prepare for the moment when we can re-join. The questions for us now are how, in what way should we campaign and can it be sustained until we re-join?
Answering those questions will not be quick, but we might be able to set a new direction of travel that could start to integrate our European values and outlook with our personal preferences. We are holding a General Meeting to manage that transition, open to all our members and supporters.
7pm for 7.30pm at Kennet Valley Hall, Lockeridge SN8 4EP. Light supper provided. All welcome.
Stay European: The campaign for individual EU citizenship
UK citizens are losing our European citizenship because of Brexit. Stay European is the campaign for an EU associate membership scheme that would give us the option to continue as EU members as individuals.
Accessible travel in the EU: Joy’s story
Joy’s mother Betty has been disabled since she was in her 40s. Last year, aged 89 she travelled from her home in Wiltshire to Ireland to see her oldest living friend. This journey was made possible thanks to the EU’s accessibility directives and financial support.
Stephen Fry on the Brexit Endgame
How will wealthy Brexiteers profit from Brexit? The surprising truth about the world’s most secretive tax network for the wealthy. Plus, we hand the Brexit Party a rather unfortunate award.