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Brexit 2nd Anniversary Rally – June 23rd

May 18, 2018 // 1 Comment

Press Release from UKIP Gloucestershire – Brexit 2nd Anniversary Rally, June 23rd. City and County Brexiteers are to stage one of the largest BREXIT Rallies anywhere in the South West in Gloucester on Saturday 23 rd June, the second anniversary of the EU Referendum. The Rally is hosted by [...]

Batten Visits Local Elver Exporter

March 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

UKIP Leader Gerard Batten MEP visits UK Glass Eels, an elver supplier in Gloucester, to see how the European Union’s economic policies damage SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) in the United Kingdom and why Brexit will give opportunities for local entrepreneurs to expand their business [...]

The Alternative for the UK? The Real Alternative

February 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

by Richard Ford If someone had told me only last Summer that Germany’s newest political party, the Alternative für Deutschland (Alternative for Germany) would be the official opposition party in Germany by this Spring, I would have wondered what drugs they were taking. But this seems very [...]

“Glostays” – Gloucester’s Sore Losers

September 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

It has been an interesting few days. We discovered that key investors had pulled out of the King’s Walk redevelopment citing uncertainty caused by Brexit as their reason, yet  we also found out that plans have been approved for a new 4,000 seater stadium which is to be built for Gloucester [...]

Amazing!! – UK doing well after Brexit

July 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

In a recent newspaper article, Lib Dem leader Tim Farron spent an entire article telling us all what a disaster we face after the vote to leave the EU a month ago. The facts are not quite as Mr Farron put them. A report into how well the UK is doing since Brexit has shown that in fact the Bank of [...]

Debunking Project Fear “Myths”

March 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

Our thanks to Roger Helmer MEP for putting these points over so succinctly Myth: Being in the EU safeguards jobs. Fact: Over one million UK jobs have been lost since we joined the EU including whole industries wiped out such as ship and train building, chemicals, textiles, mining, steel production [...]

Forty One Years in the Making

March 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

Not many people who were six years of age would have memories of the fateful day in 1973 when Britain became a member of the European Community, or Common Market as it was known then.  Those six year olds would not have listened to the arguments for and against joining or the implications of the [...]

What is Cameron’s strategy? The whole renegotiation is a PR smokescreen

December 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

This appears to be the strategy for Merkel’s lapdog to keep the UK in the EU Only ask for trivia. The PM is not asking for the ‘fundamental change’ he promised before the election. His renegotiation will not address the EU’s deep problems. Create lots of fake rows so the trivia appears [...]