Tag: Brexit

Brexit ‘act of self harm’ says Change UK Candidate

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Former Conservative Richard Ashworth calls on Eastleigh voters opposed to Brexit to support him in the EU ElectionsWith campaigning for the Euro Elections on May 23 now in full swing Change UK candidate Richard Ashworth says he is committed to maintaining a strong voice inside the European Parliament for Hampshire – protecting jobs and inward…

Eastleigh residents back ‘cancel Brexit’ petition

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Over 8,000 locals call for Article 50 to be revoked  Thousands of Eastleigh residents have added their names to an online petition calling on the government to cancel Brexit by revoking Article 50. The petition, on the Parliament petitions website,has received over five and a half million signatures since Thursday – with over 8,000 signatures…

Eastleigh hotel scraps EU flag

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Although Parliament is yet to vote on the Government’s draft Brexit agreement one of Eastleigh’s most established hotels has already called time on EU membership and shown it is ‘Brexit ready ‘ by hauling down the EU flag as part of “general routine maintenance” after a former Ukip county councillor told the manager local residents…

Green party MEP backs Farage call for 2nd referendum

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    The Green Party’s Keith Taylor has backed his fellow South East MEP Nigel Farage after the former Ukip leader suggested he could support a second ‘ratification’ referendum on EU membership. Speaking on C5 ‘Wright Stuff’ show this morning  ‘Brexit Bad Boy’ Farage said a fresh vote could; “Kill (the Remain campaign) off for…