Author Archives: Robert Pigney

Resetting the debate

Probably the most important thing we need to discuss is how we “reset the debate”, which we will certainly have to do following 8th June. Thus far we haven’t managed to do this. I pulled together the People’s Challenge to … Continue reading

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Article 50 notification – Time to hold people to their promises

Today, Theresa May has given notice under article 50 that the UK intends to leave the EU. A leaked resolution by the European Parliament has come to light, detailing its position on Brexit negotiations. The red lines in this resolution … Continue reading

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The People’s Challenge – The next phase begins

The weekend’s march in London was a resounding success. Over 100,000 people participated, more than in any other event in Europe, on the anniversary of the Treaty of Rome. Excellent speeches were made by people from across the political spectrum, … Continue reading

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March 25th – 100,000+ say Stop The Silence and Unite For Europe

The People’s Challenge is delighted to report (particularly when the BBC among others is not) that the Unite For Europe March yesterday was fantastic. Police estimate that over 100,000 people attended and it generally went without a hitch. Some great … Continue reading

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March and make our voice heard – March 25th London

Tomorrow’s march is going ahead, the organisers (Unite For Europe) have confirmed this, and although European Movement UK have pulled out, all other participants(and several additions) will be present – you can find the text of the Unite for Europe … Continue reading

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Press Release 24th March 2017 – Unite For Europe Organisers

Big turnout expected in support of the EU, as more high-profile speakers confirm *** PRESS RELEASE *** Unite for Europe, National March to Parliament, London, 25 March 2017 Organisers of the Unite for Europe March on Saturday, have seen a surge in … Continue reading

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March and make our voice heard – March 25th London

On Saturday there is a march in London, one that is about principles that go to the heart of the UK’s democracy. The UK’s democracy is founded on fundamental principles: the sovereignty of parliament, freedom of speech, the right to … Continue reading

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