Events: How you can help the grassroots anti-Brexit campaigns
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Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.
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Saturday 20th October 2018 - A rally for EU citizens before the People’s Vote march
The London rally will see European activists speak briefly about the3million campaign to protect our rights after Brexit before marching together under the ‘we are people too!’ banner. Meet at Green Park Tube Station (look out for the banner) at 11am.
Saturday 20th October 2018 - People’s Vote March for the Future
In June more than 100,000 campaigners marched against Brexit. On October 20th organisers are expecting an even bigger crowd calling for a People’s Vote.
Celebrity chef Delia Smith will be leading the march alongside Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden. There will be cross-party support from the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, Labour MP Chuka Umunna, Tory MPs Sarah Wollaston and Anna Soubry, Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable and Green Party MP Caroline Lucas. Other speakers will include Dr Hannah Barnham-Brown from the British Medical Association, and Shakira Martin from the NUS.
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Monday 22nd October 2018 - EU Citizenship rights in the shadow of Brexit
EU27 citizens in the UK still face an uncertain future if Britain leaves the EU and British citizens still face being stripped of their EU citizenship. At this conference we will take stock of the situation facing millions of citizens whose lives, hopes and aspirations are caught up in Brexit. Find out more details about this London event on this Eventbrite listing.
Friday 26th October 2018 - Brexit Briefing with Jason J Hunter
The Chelmsford & Maldon Liberal Democrats welcome prominent anti-Brexit campaigner, Jason J Hunter, for a special Brexit Briefing in Chelmsford. Find out more information on this Facebook event.
Friday 9th November 2018 - Public meeting in Bracknell
Berkshire for Europe is holding a public meeting with Dr Philip Lee MP on Friday 9th November in his Bracknell constituency. He will be joined by Jolyon Maugham QC; Felicity Williams - Lawyers Against Brexit; and Will Dry - Our Future Our Choice (OFOC) to discuss the potential impact of Brexit and why we should care. The event will be held at Bracknell Open Learning Centre, Rectory Lane, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 7GR, from 7.30pm - 9.30pm.
• All events listed are subject to change. This page will be updated regularly with new information.
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