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Autumn Update from Stratford4Europe

Download our Autumn Stratford4Europe Newsletter! Cropedy Festival Success! In mid-August, members of Banbury4Europe and Stratford4Europe held a People’s Vote event at the Cropredy music festival which was a storming success. We managed to distribute around 1,400 “Bollox to Brexit” stickers, 500 People’s Vote leaflets and 200 MPs post cards, with 450 names on the Peoples Vote petition. The verdict: ‘What a brilliant day it was, the best ever Peoples Vote day out’. Stratford4Europe’s Day of Action We had an excellent street stall in Stratford on Saturday 29th September, focussed on…

Press Release: Stratford upon Avon Turns Out in Force for People’s Vote March

Two hundred and fifty local supporters boarded five coaches on Saturday 20th October to head down to Park Lane in London to join the ‘People’s Vote March’ to Parliament Square.  The march was organised by a coalition of national pro-European groups with the aim of putting pressure on the government to give MPs the option of voting in favour of a people’s vote in the meaningful say they have been promised on any final Brexit deal. In London, the supporters on the coaches were joined by many more from the…

Summer Update from Stratford4Europe

It’s been a busy time since April! Over the last few months we have held another regional meeting, participated in all the EU Action Days, continued our programme of guest speakers, helped to launch another group in Warwick, marched in support of the People’s Vote and had a picnic in the park (well, on the rec). In late April we hosted a meeting of local groups as one of eight regional meetings which were organised by the new national team in London to follow up the launch of the new…

A C Grayling Speaks To WarwickDistrict4Europe On “Fighting Brexit: The Next Steps”

We must remain in the European Union or the impact on business, health, housing and education will be disastrous and the young people of the UK will suffer as a result of Brexit.  This was the message from A.C. Grayling to a packed audience in Leamington Spa on June 26th. Two hundred members of the public and supporters of Warwick District 4 Europe gathered to hear philosopher Professor A.C. Grayling give a rousing talk entitled Fighting Brexit: The Next Steps, in which he attacked the “unicorn shaped” ideologies of Brexiteers and…

Stratford4Europe Join 100,000 People’s Vote March in London

150 supporters of Stratford4Europe travelled down to London on Saturday 23rd June to make sure Stratford was superbly represented at the PEOPLES’ VOTE MARCH to Parliament.  The majority travelled in three coaches which departed from behind the Stratford Leisure Centre and many others travelled independently. In London they joined over 100,000 people of all ages and from all walks of life as well as from all the main political parties to demand that the final decision once, and if, any Brexit deal is reached should be given back to the…

Representing Stratford-on-Avon in Parliament with Britain4Europe

Mark Cunliffe, Stratford4Europe Supporter was selected to represent our constituency and joined guests of over 60 similar groups from around the country.  He tells us of his day: You might be aware that last month we were invited to Parliament and I was the lucky one who went.  The day started with me arriving and already nervous as hell turning up early to do my first stint at the Sodem daily protest outside, 5 minutes after my arrival about 25-35 EDL types turned up. Steve Bray (main guy you see…