EU referendum

Scottish Brexit poll shows big drop in support for ‘Remain’

15 June 2016 12:54

‘Remain’ have being having a woeful time in the polls lately, with numerous surveys putting ‘Leave’ ahead. But north of…

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Lord Falconer: vote remain to secure Britain’s destiny

15 June 2016 11:55

This is the transcript of a speech delivered by Lord Falconer during the Spectator’s second Brexit debate. Full coverage of the event…

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Daniel Hannan: Brexit will be a gentle process

15 June 2016 11:21

This is the transcript of speech delivered by Daniel Hannan during the Spectator’s second Brexit debate. Full coverage of the…

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Osborne’s dead cat Budget

15 June 2016 10:00

The In campaign believe that they win when the referendum debate is focused on the economy. So, today George Osborne…

Vote Leave’s action plan shows why Brexit wouldn’t be a ‘leap in the dark’

15 June 2016 7:35

What do David Cameron and the likes of Ed Balls and Harriet Harman have in common? The answer: they’ve all…

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Leave wins The Spectator’s second Brexit debate

14 June 2016 18:29

There’s just over a week to go until the polls open for the EU referendum and Britain decides what it…

The Labour Party Autumn Conference 2015 - Day 4

Tom Watson dumps all over David Cameron’s EU renegotiation deal

14 June 2016 17:39

Tom Watson’s comments today that a future government would have to try to reform freedom of movement rules in the…


Brexit: Facts Not Fear

14 June 2016 17:21

I’ve made a short film with my friend Roger Bowles about why I’ll be voting Leave on 23 June and…


Coffee House shots: Brexit builds momentum, but can ‘Remain’ fight back?

14 June 2016 17:06

Brexit has continued to build momentum in the EU referendum race with successive polls putting ‘Leave’ ahead. So with nine…


These celebrity lectures about Brexit are the absolute pits

14 June 2016 15:31

Is there anything worse than celebrities lecturing us on Brexit? Tourists that walk slowly along Oxford Street, you say, or people…


Pro-Leave Tories are storing up trouble for their party with spending pledges

14 June 2016 11:05

The Leave campaign is doing well at the moment: taking a lead in the polls and spooking the government no…

Boris Johnson Delivers Stump Speech For The Vote Leave Referendum Campaign

Why Leave is looking so comfortable in the EU referendum

14 June 2016 8:28

We are definitely now in squeaky bum territory in the EU referendum. Leave has a seven point lead in today’s…


Join us for a Spectator debate: Should Britain leave the EU?

13 June 2016 17:21

There’s just over a week to go until the polls open for the EU referendum and Britain decides what it…


Gordon Brown shows once again he’s learnt nothing from his run-in with Gillian Duffy

13 June 2016 13:50

Gordon Brown’s intervention in the EU referendum debate was meant to be all about putting forward the positive case for…

Labour IN Bring Their Campaign Bus Tour To Wales

Who is to blame for Labour’s lacklustre ‘In’ campaign?

13 June 2016 10:29

Gordon Brown is busy trying to reset the Remain campaign with a rather leftier tone today. As Tom writes, Labour…


Can Gordon Brown give the ‘Remain’ camp the boost it so badly needs?

13 June 2016 8:21

As the countdown to the EU referendum debate continues, the momentum appears to have continued to swing towards Brexit: ‘Leave’…


The week in EU deceptions: Richard Reed, Ian McKellen and Eddie Izzard

12 June 2016 16:39

Anyone with any more corkers in their armoury should take note there’s less than a fortnight left in which to…

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David Cameron’s Brexit threat to pensioners is a new low

12 June 2016 16:05

Campaigns only last for a few weeks, but politicians can be defined by what they say during those campaigns. Ed Miliband…


David Cameron is not where he would like to be in this EU referendum 

12 June 2016 11:20

David Cameron is now having to face questions on what he would do if, as looks far more likely than…

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I’m no bottle blond: Boris denies dying his hair

12 June 2016 9:15

There has been speculation for a while that Boris’s fabled mop may have had a touch of the Marilyn Monroe to it.…

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Going for Boris just makes the Remain side look rattled

11 June 2016 10:35

All sides of the Remain campaign are turning their fire on Boris Johnson at the moment. But these attacks are,…

The Spectator podcast: Brexit – the first 100 days

11 June 2016 9:00

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Nigel Farage has just been rumbled on immigration

10 June 2016 21:49

The Leave campaign has been talking a lot about immigration, but just what kind of effect would Brexit have? How many…


The Andrew Neil Interviews: Nigel Farage tones it down

10 June 2016 20:34

Sometimes you sense that Nigel Farage is keen to create controversy, to stir things up. But tonight in his interview…

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Transcript: Nigel Farage grilled by Andrew Neil on Brexit

10 June 2016 20:20

This is an abridged transcript of Nigel Farage’s Brexit interview with Andrew Neil IMMIGRATION Reducing the level of immigration has…