Posts Categorized: EU

Only Labour can stop the Tories fracking our countryside…

I think our countryside is beautiful in South Cambridgeshire. I want to make sure it is kept safe for future generations.  You only have to see how the Tories have ridden over the democratic decisions of the people of Lancashire to find out what would happen if Shale Gas was discovered in South Cambs! Please […]

Post referendum reflection

I’ve avoided writing anything for a couple of weeks as the seismic rumble of the political landscape moved beneath my feet. Coming to terms with the decision in the referendum has been very hard. Radio 4 had a fantastic programme about bereavement this week and how as a way to protect ourselves we imagine we […]

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Why I’m voting in tomorrow

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South Cambs is stronger in the EU

I met up with Heidi Allen MP, Simon Saggers and Sebastian Kindersley my co-candidates in the general election last year. We decided to get together to discuss why we all believe South Cambs and the UK is stronger if it remains within the EU. I  have included the video we made and a photo.

A positive case for the EU

Negative, fear mongering and petulant are the words I have been told as I asked members of the public in Cambridge the other day what they thought about the two campaigns in the EU referendum. I must say that I agree with them, to some extent. It is clear that the so called ‘Brexit’ camp […]

Referendum Hyperbole

The EU referendum campaign is trudging on and the key argument from both sides of the Tory campaigns is to be very afraid of the future if the other side get their way. Johnson yesterday took this further and like all heated arguments online hit the Hitler button (Guardian 15/5/16)  declaring that the EU’s goals […]

Vote Leave lies (sigh)

Brexit has been a large part of the headlines for so long now that it is surprising to hear that the campaigns only officially started last week. One sound bite that particularly captured the headlines was by Labour MP Gisela Stuart when she said “…£350 million a week goes to Brussels…I would suggest we spend […]