Blog

/Blog/

Global Britain argues Chequers is the Single Market by another name at Bruges Group conference

Global Britain director Ewen Stewart was one of an impressive array of speakers at the Bruges Group conference held at the Royal Over-Seas League on Saturday 1o November. Ewen presented the recent Global Britain paper, Chequers: the Single Market by another name and took questions afterwards. The large lively audience was both attentive and supportive and gave a [...]

Latest News & Events, Media Materials|

A budget that shows Project Fear is a lie

by Ewen Stewart DO YOU REMEMBER that David Cameron’s Government claimed a vote to leave the EU would immediately hit GDP by 5% and cost 500,000 jobs? Global Britain was one of only a tiny number of economic observers to argue this was, well, bunkum. We said the economic impact would be minimal in the short [...]

As We See It|

Poll: Tories would lose Scotland seat gains in snap Brexit vote

By Scott MacNab, The Scotsman, 5th September 2018 The Tories could see last year’s general election gains in Scotland reversed if a snap vote was held on the Prime Minister’s Chequers deal on Brexit, new polling indicates. Ayr, Gordon and Stirling would all be lost to the SNP, according to a poll by marketing research [...]

Media Coverage|

Most voters in Tory marginals believe Chequers is ‘bad for Britain’ as critics say it is more hated than poll tax

by Steven Swinford, Deputy Political Editor, 3rd September 2018  The majority of voters in the Conservatives' most marginal constituencies believe Theresa May's Chequers plan is "bad for Britain", a new poll has found as critics warned it is now more hated than the poll tax. A survey of 22,000 voters in the Conservatives' 44 most marginal [...]

Media Coverage|
Load More Posts