Dan Hannan: Nine myths about the EU
Dan Hannan, Conservative MEP for South East England, sets out the 9 biggest myths about our membership of the European Union The EU has secured peace in Europe Hmmm. Was the EU a cause of peace in Europe, or a consequence of a peace built on the defeat of fascism, the spread of democracy and… Read more
£30m-a-year UK child benefit goes to families in rest of EU
Macer Hall follows up the below article on page 4 of today’s Daily Express. Get Britain Out’s Luke Stanley is quoted as saying: “These figures are a stark reminder of how much we stand to gain by voting to Get Britain Out of the EU. “Were we not part of this old-fashioned, failed political experiment,… Read more
Brexit Game Can Backfire
Get Britain Out is quoted in Sputnik UK, commenting on the Prime Minister David Cameron’s recent suggestion the In/Out referendum could be held earlier than 2017: However for Alan Murad from Eurosceptic campaign group Get Britain Out it is a priority and the referendum, says Murad is long overdue: “The Great British Public have not had a say… Read more
Cameron Bars Eurosceptic Ministers From Referendum
On Sunday, Prime Minister David Cameron dashed the hopes of his Eurosceptic colleagues by confirming Tory ministers will not be allowed to campaign to Get Britain Out of the EU in the 2017 referendum. This is despite the leak last Monday suggesting 9 Tory Ministers are preparing to demand Cameron allow them freedom to campaign… Read more
EU farce: Now Brussels bureaucrats kill off Sunday roast with new green rules for ovens
Jayne Adye of cross-party group Get Britain Out, a Cordon Bleu chef, said: “By limiting the power of new ovens and cooker hoods, housewives will need to change recipes and all our cook books will be useless. “Meals will take longer to cook and cakes and food will be ruined. Increasingly, our freedom of choice… Read more
How do you influence the EU?
On New Year’s Day, John Redwood MP wrote an entry in his Diary about wielding influence in Europe: what works and what doesn’t. “Whenever the UK disagrees with the EU we are told we are ” marginalised” and will lose influence. It is another case of EU double speak, because history shows it is only when we disagree… Read more
British Public Declare: “We Are Not Europeans.”
“New statistics from the European Commission’s bi-annual Eurobarometer survey confirms the huge cultural divide between Britain and the 27 other EU Member States. A substantial majority of British respondents have declared they do not consider themselves Europeans.
A Eurosceptic Pope?
While we cannot confirm the EU is expecting any visits from Santa Claus this year, they did receive a visit from the next best thing only a few weeks ago: the Pontiff himself. Unfortunately for them Pope Francis I brought no gifts for the Brussels elite, but plenty of coal to dish out.