"We have stood up for all our citizens from right across the community in full confidence challenging and confronting all that is wrong with the EU and supporting and advancing all that is right for Ireland," she said. … [Read more...] about Martina Anderson confirmed as Sinn Féin European election candidate
He said that the way Brexit had been handled so far was "scandalous" and called on the UK to leave the EU before the end of June with a "sensible deal". … [Read more...] about Jim Nicholson won’t seek UUP nomination for European elections
Mrs Dodds said: "This election will be an opportunity for those who want the 2016 referendum result to be respected to 'tell them again'. Almost three years after the United Kingdom voted by a majority of more than one million to leave the EU, there is still a rear-guard action going on to thwart the democratic will of the people." … [Read more...] about Dodds will run for DUP at European elections to ‘tell them again’ to deliver referendum result
Why is the UK taking part in the EU elections? The government confirmed the country would be taking part in the EU elections in early May after May administration was forced to push back the date it was leaving the bloc because MPs could not get a majority for her withdrawal agreement. … [Read more...] about European election results 2019: Who won the most UK seats?
Forgive me if I borrow from the great Frankie Valli, but, Oh, what a night! It was pure joy to watch the coverage of the European elections. For weeks, the BBC had been doing its best to avoid saying the dreaded name aloud, but on Sunday they really didn’t have a lot of choice. Try as they might to make the results about the success of the Liberal Democrats and the Greens, one astounding fact strobed out in turquoise from the top of every single count in England and Wales. The Brexit Party had wellied the lot of them. … [Read more...] about The European elections were a victory for ordinary Britons