David Cameron has given his strongest indication yet of his desire to rush forward his planned EU referendum to as early as next year, the Daily Express has learned.
The Prime Minister privately told Tory MPs that he would be “delighted” to trigger the historic national poll on Britain’s ties with Brussels much sooner than his current deadline of by the end if 2017.
Luke Stanley, of the cross-party Eurosceptic campaign group Get Britain Out, said:
“Britain deserves a say on our continued membership of the European Union as soon as possible.
“We all know Cameron’s reform agenda is a joke, and we shouldn’t have to wait around until December 2017 to hear how bad the punchline is.
“Polling consistently shows the Great British Public want to Get Britain Out of the EU as soon as possible and if Cameron thinks waiting an extra year will change this, he is gravely mistaken.”
Click here to read the full article in the Daily Express.