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Manchester Evening News
Should Manchester vote to leave or remain in the EU?backbench 1922 committee and MP for Altrincham and Sale West, puts forward the
Should Manchester vote to leave or remain in the EU?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 11 hours ago
backbench 1922 committee and MP for Altrincham and Sale West, puts forward the case for Manchester leaving - while Tim Farron, leader of the Lib Dems, tells us why the city would be better off in Europe. Liberal Democrat leader Tim... Read more
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walesonline
Post-Brexit VAT cut promise condemned as 'fantasy'shot back, with Labour’s Chuka Umunna accusing the Leave campaign of playing “f
Post-Brexit VAT cut promise condemned as 'fantasy'
walesonline / Posted 16 hours ago
shot back, with Labour’s Chuka Umunna accusing the Leave campaign of playing “fantasy economics”. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: “When the referendum is over, David Cameron will have to explain how he can justify keeping people willing... Read more
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Daily Record
The migrant crisis could see refugees dying in the English channelChannel by boat. “Let’s not wait until the body of a child washes up on a Brit
The migrant crisis could see refugees dying in the English channel
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Channel by boat. “Let’s not wait until the body of a child washes up on a British beach before we act.” Lib Dem leader Tim Farron , who has repeatedly raised the migrant crisis in the Commons, said: “Britain and France have failed to tackle the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fears refugee children could die in English channelas it overturns “Let’s not wait until the body of a child washes up on a Briti
Fears refugee children could die in English channel
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
as it overturns “Let’s not wait until the body of a child washes up on a British beach before we act.” Lib Dem leader Tim Farron , who has repeatedly raised the migrant crisis in the Commons, said: “Britain and France have failed to tackle the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
How our local MPs intend to vote in the EU referendumnot add up to a real plan. I am clear that the best interest of families in Cum
How our local MPs intend to vote in the EU referendum
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
not add up to a real plan. I am clear that the best interest of families in Cumbria and Britain lies in a vote for Remain. TIM FARRON - MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale (Lib Dem) “I’m going to vote to remain in Europe for my children and... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Cameron should snub or criticise Donald Trump, UK public sayscritics said that Mr Trump’s views must not be condoned through a meeting with
David Cameron should snub or criticise Donald Trump, UK public says
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
critics said that Mr Trump’s views must not be condoned through a meeting with the Prime Minister. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said that the poll results showed that when a “reality star spouts hatred to get ahead, the British people turn... Read more
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heraldscotland
Poll: Public tells Cameron either snub Trump or criticise him to his facecritics said that Mr Trump’s views must not be condoned through a meeting with
Poll: Public tells Cameron either snub Trump or criticise him to his face
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
critics said that Mr Trump’s views must not be condoned through a meeting with the Prime Minister. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said that the poll results showed that when a “reality star spouts hatred to get ahead, the British people turn... Read more
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Powys County Times
AM Kirsty Williams: 'I'll work hard to improve schools'remaining the only leading Lib Dem politician in Powys. Her appointment to the
AM Kirsty Williams: 'I'll work hard to improve schools'
Powys County Times / Posted 3 days ago
remaining the only leading Lib Dem politician in Powys. Her appointment to the cabinet was last week backed by UK leader Tim Farron, who said she would retain her independence. Speaking on BBC Radio Wales he said: “Kirsty has that great strength... Read more
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Express and Star
Tim Farron: How we're rebuilding the Liberal Democrats after the General Election catastrophe « Express & Stara power-sharing deal with Labour in Walsall. The results saw them as the only t
Tim Farron: How we're rebuilding the Liberal Democrats after the General Election catastrophe « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 5 days ago
a power-sharing deal with Labour in Walsall. The results saw them as the only traditional major party to make any gains.Tim Farron was in Walsall for Question Time The 45-year-old added: “You have a Conservative government who think they can... Read more
6d
Christian Today
Prime Minister on collision course with experts over plans to fight extremismQueen's Speech. He was especially bullish and uncompromising when it came to th
Prime Minister on collision course with experts over plans to fight extremism
Christian Today / Posted 6 days ago
Queen's Speech. He was especially bullish and uncompromising when it came to the issue of tackling 'non-violent extremism'. Tim Farron, the leader of the Liberal Democrats, quoted the Prime Minister's own reviewer of terrorist legislation, David... Read more
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Christian Today
Church of Scotland reaffirms support of EUand not the finished product. The only way we can continue to be part of the tr
Church of Scotland reaffirms support of EU
Christian Today / Posted 7 days ago
and not the finished product. The only way we can continue to be part of the transformation is to remain within it." Tim Farron, the leader of the Liberal Democrats and an evangelical Christian, welcomed the decision and urged Church members... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tim Farron MP meets rock legends Status Quo and 10cc in WestminsterLocal MP Tim Farron met Status Quo and 10cc in Westminster to promote the ‘Rock
Tim Farron MP meets rock legends Status Quo and 10cc in Westminster
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Local MP Tim Farron met Status Quo and 10cc in Westminster to promote the ‘Rock on Windermere’ charity concert in June. Rock on Windermere will raise money for the flood victims through charities including the Cumbria Community Foundation, as well... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Brexit a threat to EU peace - Cameronleader Jeremy Corbyn was now being urged to get more involved in the EU referen
Brexit a threat to EU peace - Cameron
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 8 days ago
leader Jeremy Corbyn was now being urged to get more involved in the EU referendum campaign. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said Corbyn was showing "half-hearted" support for the Remain cause, having "made a single speech and then... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This Brexit group targeted National Front supporters for votes on Facebook"It was probably a mistake." Facebook told members of the National Front Group
This Brexit group targeted National Front supporters for votes on Facebook
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
"It was probably a mistake." Facebook told members of the National Front Group why they received the ad Lib Dem leader Tim Farron said: "It is staggering that major players in the leave campaign have been trawling the dark corners of the... Read more
9d
Daily Mirror
Nelson's Column: What Brexit Britain might look like this time next year with Michael Gove as PMJohn Major for the Tory leadership. It’s his pointy ears and uncanny resemblanc
Nelson's Column: What Brexit Britain might look like this time next year with Michael Gove as PM
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
John Major for the Tory leadership. It’s his pointy ears and uncanny resemblance to Star Trek’s Mr Spock. Lib Dem leader Tim Farron says David Cameron only included spaceports in the Queen’s Speech so the PM can beam the Brexit campaigner back to... Read more
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walesonline
Kirsty Williams confirmed as Education Secretaryat a special conference near Newtown, Powys. Ms Williams has denied her appoin
Kirsty Williams confirmed as Education Secretary
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
at a special conference near Newtown, Powys. Ms Williams has denied her appointment – which was backed by Lib Dem leader Tim Farron – would effectively mean the Lib Dems ceased to exist in the Senedd. The deal between Ms Williams and Labour... Read more
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walesonline
The days of cheery consensus in the Assembly are goneappointment must be ratified by the Welsh Lib Dems but the move has been backed
The days of cheery consensus in the Assembly are gone
walesonline / Posted 11 days ago
appointment must be ratified by the Welsh Lib Dems but the move has been backed by Welsh leader Mark Williams and UK leader Tim Farron. As part of the “progressive agreement” between Ms Williams and Labour, proposals will be brought forward to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Mental health ward to be closedTen years ago, protesters lined the streets of Kendal to campaign against the w
Mental health ward to be closed
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Ten years ago, protesters lined the streets of Kendal to campaign against the ward's closure. Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has launched an online petition calling for the ward's improvement, as well as delivering a letter to health... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Poetry prize winner's entry presented to Tim Farron MP on Westminster BridgeA CUMBRIAN student who won a poetry competition has had his winning entry prese
Poetry prize winner's entry presented to Tim Farron MP on Westminster Bridge
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
A CUMBRIAN student who won a poetry competition has had his winning entry presented to Tim Farron MP by the descendant of a world-famous poet. The Westmorland and Lonsdale MP was presented with a framed copy of a poem by Jacob Currie, a student at... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sedbergh Pepperpot is opened while groups plan busy futureSEDBERGH'S historic Pepperpot landmark was officially opened by Liberal Democra
Sedbergh Pepperpot is opened while groups plan busy future
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
SEDBERGH'S historic Pepperpot landmark was officially opened by Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron at a ceremony hosted by Sedbergh School on Saturday. The building, which sits feet from the Dales Way, was opened as a community resource after being... Read more
11d
Express and Star
EU referendum dominates Walsall Question Time « Express & Starqueue' while Ms Cooper decried Nigel Farage's rhetoric as being 'not dissimilar
EU referendum dominates Walsall Question Time « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 11 days ago
queue' while Ms Cooper decried Nigel Farage's rhetoric as being 'not dissimilar to Enoch Powell'. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "Immigration to this country is by far much more a blessing than a curse." Former Channel 4 economics... Read more
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express
Question Time: We MUST quit European Union to stop migrant 'deluge', Ukip MEP sayswill control our borders is by voting to leave the EU on June 23." Energy Secr
Question Time: We MUST quit European Union to stop migrant 'deluge', Ukip MEP says
express / Posted 12 days ago
will control our borders is by voting to leave the EU on June 23." Energy Secretary Amber Rudd and Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron – who are campaign to stay in the EU – also appeared on the panel. Labour's Yvette Cooper and left-wing... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Carwyn Jones appoints country's only Lib Dem Assembly Member to Governmentopportunity for all, and build a united, connected and sustainable Wales, now a
Carwyn Jones appoints country's only Lib Dem Assembly Member to Government
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
opportunity for all, and build a united, connected and sustainable Wales, now and for future generations.” Lib Dem leader Tim Farron hailed Ms Williams’ appointment saying: “Having her at the heart of the Welsh Government is testament to her... Read more
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walesonline
Kirsty Williams is Education Secretary in cabinet reshuffleare areas that are top of the agenda for NUT members and we look forward to wor
Kirsty Williams is Education Secretary in cabinet reshuffle
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
are areas that are top of the agenda for NUT members and we look forward to working closely with the Minister on them. Tim Farron on Kirsty’s Welsh Gov role: “Kirsty will show what the Liberal Democrats are about, and lead the way for the rest... Read more
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Express and Star
Lib Dem leader on panel for Question Time in Walsall « Express & StarIt features Lib Dem leader Tim Farron, the Government’s Energy Secretary Amber
Lib Dem leader on panel for Question Time in Walsall « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 12 days ago
It features Lib Dem leader Tim Farron, the Government’s Energy Secretary Amber Rudd and Labour’s former Chief Secretary to the Treasury Yvette Cooper. UKIP’s deputy leader Paul Nuttall and journalist and broadcaster Paul Mason make up the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Cameron accused of 'watering down' speechfrom a Government that cuts taxes on capital gains" and "an insult to young peo
Cameron accused of 'watering down' speech
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 days ago
from a Government that cuts taxes on capital gains" and "an insult to young people wanting and education". Lib Dem leader Tim Farron criticised the Government for "running out of steam". He said: "Thirty announcements, but 28 have been made... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
The gap in a Lake District road comes to Westminster Bridgeof William Wordsworth. The framed copy of the poem The Gap in Life by 14 year
The gap in a Lake District road comes to Westminster Bridge
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
of William Wordsworth. The framed copy of the poem The Gap in Life by 14 year old Jacob Currie was presented to MP Tim Farron by Christopher Wordsworth, the great great great great grandson of William Wordsworth whose poem Composed upon... Read more
13d
Christian Today
Queen's Speech: David Cameron focuses on 'most disadvantaged'a number of opposition leaders complained about the lack of substantial legisla
Queen's Speech: David Cameron focuses on 'most disadvantaged'
Christian Today / Posted 13 days ago
a number of opposition leaders complained about the lack of substantial legislative content to the speech. Tim Farron, the evangelical leader of the Liberal Democrats, said the speech should have been "laying out a bold plan for the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New bowling alley opens at SilverdaleWESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron got the ball rolling on two days of anni
New bowling alley opens at Silverdale
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron got the ball rolling on two days of anniversary celebrations at Silverdale Holiday Park, near Arnside, at the weekend. The business was marking its 60th birthday under the ownership of the Holgate family with... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
David Cameron places social reform at centre of Queen's speechprogramme. Labour pointed to the Conservatives’ repeated pledges to reform pris
David Cameron places social reform at centre of Queen's speech
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
programme. Labour pointed to the Conservatives’ repeated pledges to reform prisons and the Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, said: “This speech should have been about laying out a bold plan for the future but it’s not. It smacks of a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour say Tories are running out of steam as Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speechshort of ludicrous. This is a Tory Government that has cut taxes for millionair
Labour say Tories are running out of steam as Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speech
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
short of ludicrous. This is a Tory Government that has cut taxes for millionaires while making everyone else pay more.” Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat leader, also mocked the Tories’ programme, saying: “The Queen's Speech is a stop-gap to give... Read more
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SKY News
PM Accused Of 'Watering Down' Queen's Speechfrom a Government that cuts taxes on capital gains" and "an insult to young peo
PM Accused Of 'Watering Down' Queen's Speech
SKY News / Posted 13 days ago
from a Government that cuts taxes on capital gains" and "an insult to young people wanting and education". Lib Dem leader Tim Farron criticised the Government for "running out of steam". He said: "Thirty announcements, but 28 have been made... Read more
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heraldscotland
Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speech but Labour says it shows Tory government running out of steamshort of ludicrous. This is a Tory Government that has cut taxes for millionair
Cameron hails One Nation Queen's Speech but Labour says it shows Tory government running out of steam
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
short of ludicrous. This is a Tory Government that has cut taxes for millionaires while making everyone else pay more.” Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat leader, also mocked the Tories’ programme, saying: “The Queen's Speech is a stop-gap to give... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Acute mental health ward to close over safety concernsclosure announcement, which came yesterday, has already been sharply criticised
Acute mental health ward to close over safety concerns
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
closure announcement, which came yesterday, has already been sharply criticised by Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron. Mr Farron said funding must be found to pay for upgrades to the ward in a bid to keep it open to people across... Read more
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heraldscotland
Campaigners set sights on blocking Cameron's bid to replace Human Rights Act with British Bill of RightsGovernment’s plans to axe tax credits – are planning to “torpedo” Mr Cameron’s
Campaigners set sights on blocking Cameron's bid to replace Human Rights Act with British Bill of Rights
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
Government’s plans to axe tax credits – are planning to “torpedo” Mr Cameron’s bill of rights' plan in the second chamber. Tim Farron, the party leader, said: “We have fought for centuries to establish our basic rights. It is very dangerous to... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Acute mental health ward to close over safety concernsclosure announcement, which came yesterday, has already been sharply criticised
Acute mental health ward to close over safety concerns
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
closure announcement, which came yesterday, has already been sharply criticised by Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron. Mr Farron said funding must be found to pay for upgrades to the ward in a bid to keep it open to people across... Read more
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express
PROJECT FEAR: Liz Truss claims Brexit will hit trade, investment, jobs and income of Britsmillion EU citizens in UK to be KICKED OUT if UK votes leave' Brexit will 'rec
PROJECT FEAR: Liz Truss claims Brexit will hit trade, investment, jobs and income of Brits
express / Posted 14 days ago
million EU citizens in UK to be KICKED OUT if UK votes leave' Brexit will 'recklessly risk' future generations' peace, Tim Farron She said: “I do think it’s in all of our interests to communicate the real impact on the ground, the real impact... Read more
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express
Farage warns PM over ‘unfinished business’ if Remain narrowly wins ‘unfair’ EU referendumthat will build up if that were to be the result." Mr Farage was immediately a
Farage warns PM over ‘unfinished business’ if Remain narrowly wins ‘unfair’ EU referendum
express / Posted 14 days ago
that will build up if that were to be the result." Mr Farage was immediately attacked by Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron for attempting to push a ‘neverendum’ on British voters. He said: This issue is too important to give people like... Read more
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express
Cameron's sham deal with big firm to BULLY Brits into staying in EU EXPOSEDnegotiations with the EU were completed. Related articles Brexit will 'reckles
Cameron's sham deal with big firm to BULLY Brits into staying in EU EXPOSED
express / Posted 14 days ago
negotiations with the EU were completed. Related articles Brexit will 'recklessly risk' future generations' peace, Tim Farron True cost of migration is revealed in shock repor We now know he has been doing deals with businesses to... Read more
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express
PROJECT FEAR: Brexit will 'recklessly risk' future generations' peace, Lib Dem leader sayspeace, Lib Dem leader says LEAVING the European Union will harm the future of
PROJECT FEAR: Brexit will 'recklessly risk' future generations' peace, Lib Dem leader says
express / Posted 14 days ago
peace, Lib Dem leader says LEAVING the European Union will harm the future of Britain's children, according to Tim Farron. Tim Farron has warned against the consequences of future generations if Britain leaves the EU The Liberal... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
EU faces 'populist uprising' over migration - former MI6 bosshis Brexit bus tour. Ukip leader Nigel Farage, Labour's shadow chancellor John
EU faces 'populist uprising' over migration - former MI6 boss
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
his Brexit bus tour. Ukip leader Nigel Farage, Labour's shadow chancellor John McDonnall and Liberal Democrat Leader Tim Farron will also attempt to win round the public. Mr McDonnell is expected to criticise Conservative MPs on both sides... Read more
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Evening Standard
Heathrow promises cannot be trustedto make the positive case for Europe. And if Boris wants to debate with an unas
Heathrow promises cannot be trusted
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
to make the positive case for Europe. And if Boris wants to debate with an unashamed pro-European, I’m available any time. Tim Farron MP, leader of the Lib-DemsHeels demand is height of absurdity I can scarcely believe employers demand that women... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.K. politicians stump as vote on EU status nearsU.K. political history." Prime Minister David Cameron, opposition Labor Party
U.K. politicians stump as vote on EU status nears
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
U.K. political history." Prime Minister David Cameron, opposition Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, Liberal Democrat chief Tim Farron and the Green Party's only lawmaker, Caroline Lucas, were out campaigning on Saturday, Britain Stronger in Europe... Read more
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express
THOUSANDS of British troops resign 'due to low morale' sparking safety fearsand it's a disgrace that the nation is treating them so poorly. No wonder they
THOUSANDS of British troops resign 'due to low morale' sparking safety fears
express / Posted 17 days ago
and it's a disgrace that the nation is treating them so poorly. No wonder they are leaving.” Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron MP, who put the question of quitting service personnel to Mark Lancaster, said: “It is a critical role of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Every household told: sign up now to vote in ‘historic’ EU pollsure they signed up before the deadline to have their say “in the most importan
Every household told: sign up now to vote in ‘historic’ EU poll
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 days ago
sure they signed up before the deadline to have their say “in the most important poll in a generation”. Lib Dem leader Tim Farron said: “In this referendum, my challenge to voters of my age or older is to use your vote in the interests of those... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Are you able to vote in the Euro Referendum?main political parties, Prime Minister David Cameron, leader of the Labour oppo
Are you able to vote in the Euro Referendum?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
main political parties, Prime Minister David Cameron, leader of the Labour opposition Jeremy Corbyn and Lib Dem leader Tim Farron all back staying in the EU. You can find out more about “what has the EU done for Merseyside” here . Who says we... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why Cameron believes the North East should vote to stay in EUCameron will be unveiling a new poster, Jeremy Corbyn will be speaking at a ral
Why Cameron believes the North East should vote to stay in EU
chroniclelive / Posted 17 days ago
Cameron will be unveiling a new poster, Jeremy Corbyn will be speaking at a rally in London, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron will be campaigning in Kendal and Green Party leader Caroline Lucas will be campaigning in Brighton. However, Mr... Read more
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Times of Malta
Brexit vote could bring recession to Britain, Cameron warnsStronger In Europe campaign said that it is staging 1,000 pro-Remain events acr
Brexit vote could bring recession to Britain, Cameron warns
Times of Malta / Posted 17 days ago
Stronger In Europe campaign said that it is staging 1,000 pro-Remain events across the UK, with Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and the Greens' Caroline Lucas among those taking to the streets. On the Leave side, Boris Johnson will be... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
David Cameron warns Brexit could bring recession for BritainStronger In Europe campaign said that it is staging 1,000 pro-Remain events acr
David Cameron warns Brexit could bring recession for Britain
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
Stronger In Europe campaign said that it is staging 1,000 pro-Remain events across the UK, with Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and the Greens’ Caroline Lucas among those taking to the streets. On the Leave side, Boris Johnson will be... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
David Cameron warns Brexit could bring recession for BritainStronger In Europe campaign said that it is staging 1,000 pro-Remain events acr
David Cameron warns Brexit could bring recession for Britain
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 17 days ago
Stronger In Europe campaign said that it is staging 1,000 pro-Remain events across the UK, with Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and the Greens’ Caroline Lucas among those taking to the streets. On the Leave side, Boris Johnson will be... Read more
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