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by stu1102
12 Jun 2018, 10:49am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Justice Minister Quits With Damning Criticism Of Government's Brexit Policy https://www.lbc.co.uk/news/justice-minister-quits-with-damning-criticism/ Also 'Five days after his 96th birthday, retired Brigadier Stephen Goodall will be pinning on his medals to take part in the march for a People's Vote...
by stu1102
11 Jun 2018, 12:12pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Brittany ferrys st.malo cycling tour
Replies: 14
Views: 889

Re: Brittany ferrys st.malo cycling tour

I have done the St Malo to Vitre listed on the map and can thoroughly recommend it...all the towns villages listed by Britatny ferries are all worth a visit Vitre->>>St Malo follows http://franceenvelo.cc/ the route I would also endorse using http://cycle.travel/ to plot the route using your Brittan...
by stu1102
9 Jun 2018, 12:05pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

I came across this from the Times Sam Coates@ Times ‏ 'Just over a week ago, the HMRC bosses told MPs there were 39 projects out in hold or cancelled because of Brexit but wouldn’t say which Today we reveal the government’s full list Billions lost in tax as Brexit puts dozens of critical projects on...
by stu1102
8 Jun 2018, 8:11am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

73% of all British voters and even 70% of Leave voters now think Brexit is going badly. https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/ea30cfa2-6a2d-11e8-b423-d74e00ea34be/question/75c67445-6a2e-11e8-9d33-9d5c8eb86689/po...
by stu1102
7 Jun 2018, 10:35am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Nadine Dorries Conservative MP indicated on twitter this morning


'David Davis is ex SAS He’s trained to survive. He’s also trained to take people out. #Brexit'


Very comforting to know for all young people adversely effected by Brexit
by stu1102
6 Jun 2018, 8:02am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

As I have indicated before.. The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is making preparations to ensure that it can continue to deliver on its mission and protect public and animal health after the UK leaves the EU on 30 March 2019, the date currently set by the timeframe provided in Article 50 of the Tre...
by stu1102
5 Jun 2018, 9:06pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

The reality starts to bite; An official Japanese government task force on Brexit, has collated views of big Japanese companies from car companies to banks and pharmaceutical companies that invest in the UK. It has produced a 15-page list titled "Japan's message to the UK and the EU", detai...
by stu1102
5 Jun 2018, 1:37pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Indeed as Former Brit diplomat, most recently Amb. in Paris, before that first UK National Security Advisor Peter Ricketts has indicated; 'deft handling by Grayling and team of the new rail timetable boosts my confidence they’ll make an equal success of the much tougher feat of keeping the 8.5m veh...
by stu1102
5 Jun 2018, 7:34am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

I think the problem with referendum is that people change their minds, this is evident by Latest @yougov survey for the times finds 40% say UK right to vote to leave EU; 47% say wrong. 7-point gap is widest yet. I know my own thought and decision making process evolves after evaluating evidence, re...
by stu1102
2 Jun 2018, 12:51pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

...L eave aside the fact that in all other mature democracies a referendum considered as having a mandating status would require a supermajority – typically a two-thirds majority. For a massively consequential constitutional change such as Brexit involves, nothing less than a two-thirds majority sh...
by stu1102
1 Jun 2018, 9:35pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

I agree in what you're saying, but Brexit never has been the "will of the people", it was and merely is the will of the Tory rightwing Government and UKIP. 35% of Labour voters voted to leave and though UKIP may not be to your taste they got 4 million votes at the 2015 election. You're sa...
by stu1102
1 Jun 2018, 12:35pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21052
Views: 511808

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Indeed total What I would like to ask Lawson is: The University of Cambridge receives the majority of its research funds from the EU given that, why is it a good thing that were leaving ? The European Medicines Agency http://www.ema.europa.eu/ema/ is based in London its an EU institution so it will ...
by stu1102
17 May 2018, 12:01pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Welcome to cycle heaven: why we moved our family to the Netherlands
Replies: 34
Views: 886

Re: Welcome to cycle heaven: why we moved our family to the Netherlands

Thanks Mike PLEASE TAKE A LOOK EVERYONE AND WEEP DOES THIS SOUND LIKE SOMEWHERE WE LIVE NOW [sorry to shout] https://www.youtube.com/watch?src_vid=n-AbPav5E5M&v=XuBdf9jYj7o With all its economic wealth [Netherlands], the 1950s and 1960s than finally brought the take over by motorised traffic, ju...
by stu1102
17 May 2018, 11:42am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Welcome to cycle heaven: why we moved our family to the Netherlands
Replies: 34
Views: 886

Re: Welcome to cycle heaven: why we moved our family to the Netherlands

Interestingly a report released by University of Westminster reported in the Times 17-5-18 indicates that British Cyclists were 4 times more likely to be killed as those in the Netherlands, wonder why.