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  • EU referendum: Leave campaign closes gap to narrowest margin yet as latest poll shows Brexit vote will go down to the wire


    Viewable only on Library premises This week’s ORB poll sends mixed signals about voters’ th... Archived date: 2016-06-07 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/06/06/eu-referendum-leave-campaign-closes-gap-to-narrowest-margin-yet/
  • EU referendum: Top firms back pro-EU letter, but supermarkets refuse to sign


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-02-23 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/feb/22/brexit-eu-referendum-top-firms-sign-letter-times-pro-eu-shell-easyjet-bae-systems-supermarkets-sainsbury-morrisons-tesco
  • EU referendum: is it graduates v non-graduates?


    Viewable only on Library premises John Morgan finds pro-EU stance of (most) graduates will ... Archived date: 2016-06-06 https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/european-union-eu-referendum-is-it-graduates-versus-non-graduates
  • EU referendum: many don’t care what happens next, they just wanted change


    Viewable only on Library premises Analysis of the vote leave result in the EU Referendum Archived date: 2016-06-28 https://www.timeshighereducation.com/blog/eu-referendum-many-dont-care-what-happens-next-they-just-wanted-change
  • EU referendum: press and politicians leave voters in a factual fog


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-03-01 http://www.theguardian.com/media/greenslade/2016/feb/25/eu-referendum-press-and-politicians-leave-readers-in-a-factual-fog
  • EU referendum: top economic thinktank warns of post-Brexit shocks


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-05-30 https://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/may/10/eu-referendum-top-economic-thinktank-warns-of-post-brexit-shocks
  • EU vote too important to be dominated by Tory politics, says minister


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-05-02 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/may/02/eu-vote-too-important-dominated-tory-politics-says-minister-liz-truss
  • EU what? IMF’s head Christine Lagarde pleading with Britain to stay in the EU saying it makes us ‘more vibrant’


    Viewable only on Library premises Sun, The Archived date: 2016-06-17 https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/1298661/imfs-head-christine-lagarde-pleading-with-britain-to-stay-in-the-eu-saying-it-makes-us-more-vibrant-eu-referendum/
  • Ecologist, The: Brexit - a nasty sting in the tail for Britain's bees?


    Viewable only on Library premises News and investigations on the environment, climate chang... Archived date: 2016-10-25 http://www.theecologist.org/campaigning/2987838/brexit_a_nasty_sting_in_the_tail_for_britains_bees.html
  • Ecologist, The: Brexit could lead to a bonfire of fracking regulations


    Viewable only on Library premises News and investigations on the environment, climate chang... Archived date: 2016-10-25 http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2987839/brexit_could_lead_to_a_bonfire_of_fracking_regulations.html
  • Ecologist, The: Brexit could spell disaster for the UK's fishing industry


    Viewable only on Library premises News and investigations on the environment, climate chang... Archived date: 2016-10-25 http://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/2987470/brexit_could_spell_disaster_for_the_uks_fishing_industry.html
  • Economist, The: EU referendum polling Beware the “Brintroverts”


    Viewable only on Library premises Post on the Economist blog 'Bagehot's notebook - British ... Archived date: 2016-06-21 http://www.economist.com/blogs/bagehot/2016/06/eu-referendum-polling/
  • Economist, The: A background guide to “Brexit” from the European Union


    Viewable only on Library premises Website of 'The Economist' magazine Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2016/02/graphics-britain-s-referendum-eu-membership
  • Economist, The: David Cameron strikes a European Union deal


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.economist.com/news/britain/21693324-britains-out-referendum-will-be-held-june-23rd-david-cameron-strikes-european-union-deal
  • Economist, The: Let the campaigners begin


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.economist.com/news/britain/21688408-leave-side-faces-stiffer-challenges-remain-sidebut-it-could-yet-prevail-let
  • Economist, The: Next stop: Brexit?


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.economist.com/news/britain/21694549-campaign-leave-european-union-still-behind-picking-up-speed-next-stop-brexit
  • Electoral Commission: young people were the group most disenfranchised by Individual Electoral Registration


    article on how the changes in registering to vote affect ... Archived date: 2016-07-22 http://www.if.org.uk/archives/8369/electoral-commission-young-people-were-the-group-most-disenfranchised-by-individual-electoral-registration/
  • Euro Exchange Rate News (EERN): What Impact is EU Referendum News Having on GBP, EUR, USD Exchange Rates?


    Viewable only on Library premises An article about the effect 'Brexit' may have on the Poun... Archived date: 2016-06-20 http://www.euroexchangeratenews.co.uk/eu-referendum-affect-gbp-eur-usd-18704
  • European Law Monitor: Brexit would cause legislative chaos


    Viewable only on Library premises Brexit would cause legislative chaos, which could severel... Archived date: 2016-03-03 http://www.europeanlawmonitor.org/eu-information/eu-referendum/3170-brexit-would-cause-legislative-economic-chaos.html
  • European Policy Centre: The need to re-engage Europe’s youth


    article discussing the reasons behind the absenteeism of ... Archived date: 2016-07-22 http://www.epc.eu/pub_details.php?cat_id=4&pub_id=6852
  • European referendum campaign kicks off as rivals roll out big guns


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-04-15 http://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/apr/15/european-referendum-campaign-boris-johnson-alistair-darling
  • Eurosceptics question motives for trade union bill climbdown


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-04-28 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/apr/27/eurosceptics-question-motives-for-trade-union-bill-climbdown
  • Eurosport: Euro 2016 fever persuades England fans to look differently at Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Eurosport article on the effect of Euro 2016 on the opini... Archived date: 2016-06-21 http://www.eurosport.co.uk/football/euro-2016/2016/amid-soccer-fervour-some-england-fans-look-differently-at-brexit_sto5656014/story.shtml/
  • Every household told: sign up now to vote in ‘historic’ EU poll


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-05-30 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/may/14/eu-referendum-households-told-sign-up
  • Express and Star: Old white men are the problem for the Remain campaign, says Labour's shadow Europe minister


    Viewable only on Library premises A regional Wolverhampton newspaper reports on a recent EU... Archived date: 2016-06-21 http://www.expressandstar.com/news/local-news/2016/06/01/eu-referendum-old-white-men-are-the-problem-for-the-remain-campaign-says-labours-shadow-europe-minister/
  • Express, The: EU referendum 2016: Who is allowed to vote?


    Viewable only on Library premises Question and Answers in relation to the EU Referendum. Wh... Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/649517/EU-referendum-2016-Voting-Voters-Allowed-British-Irish-Commonwealth-Citizens-European
  • Express, The: Furious artist lashes out after anti-EU group uses statue to promote Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Sir Antony Gormley, the artist behind the Angel of the No... Archived date: 2016-06-21 http://www.express.co.uk/news/world/653237/furious-artist-anti-eu-statue-promote-brexit
  • Express: 'Huge democratic disservice' Gibraltar leader calls for second EU referendum


    Viewable only on Library premises Article relating to Gibraltar's chief minister's wish for... Archived date: 2016-10-26 http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/723469/Gibraltar-Brexit-chief-minister-Fabian-Picardo-second-EU-referendum
  • Express: Boris Johnson hits out at 'hypocrite' Obama over EU referendum intervention


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/652335/boris-johnson-hits-out-barack-obama-eu-intervention
  • Express: Britain BOOMS after EU vote: Ignore the doom-mongers...it's good news all round


    Viewable only on Library premises News article discussing positive post-referendum effects ... Archived date: 2016-07-22 http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/691589/Britain-BOOMS-EU-vote-economy-economic-news-Brexit
  • Express: European SUPERSTATE to be unveiled: EU nations 'to be morphed into one' post-Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises An article discussing the idea of a closer EU structure. Archived date: 2016-07-19 http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/683739/EU-referendum-German-French-European-superstate-Brexit
  • Express: Scotland will have to leave EU with rest of UK


    Viewable only on Library premises An article arguing that Scotland will have to leave the E... Archived date: 2016-07-20 http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/690986/Scotland-will-have-leave-EU-with-UK-only-reapply-independent-UK-politics-news
  • FG Insight: A meeting of NFU Cymru’s governing body has decided the interests of Welsh agriculture is best served within the EU


    Viewable only on Library premises A meeting of NFU Cymru’s governing body has decided that,... Archived date: 2016-03-15 https://www.fginsight.com/news/news/interests-of-welsh-agriculture-are-best-served-by-the-uk-remaining-in-the-eu---nfu-cymru-10716
  • FG Insight: In an interview, David Cameron pledges to support farmers but warns Brexit is risky for industry


    Viewable only on Library premises The Prime Minister visited a Welsh farm on Friday to disc... Archived date: 2016-03-15 https://www.fginsight.com/news/news/david-cameron-interview-prime-minister-pledges-to-support-farmers-but-warns-brexit-a-risk-for-industry-10681
  • FT: Cameron aims to offer Britons in-out vote on EU this summer


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/adafee58-b780-11e5-b151-8e15c9a029fb.html#axzz42s8uuCZY
  • FT: What are the economic consequences of Brexit?


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/70d0bfd8-d1b3-11e5-831d-09f7778e7377.html
  • Financial Times, The: UK's EU Referendum


    Viewable only on Library premises Website for The Financial Times newspaper Archived date: 2016-03-14 https://next.ft.com/stream/topicsId/NDdiMzAyNzctMTRlMy00Zjk1LWEyZjYtYmYwZWIwYWU2NzAy-VG9waWNz
  • Four alternatives to EU membership rejected by the government


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-03-17 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/mar/02/alternatives-to-eu-membership-government-dossier-key-points
  • Full Fact: What does leaving the EU mean for Scotland?


    Viewable only on Library premises Article discussing the effects of the referendum on Scotl... Archived date: 2016-07-23 https://fullfact.org/europe/uk-leaving-eu-scotland/
  • Gair Rhydd: Questioning whether "project fear" will work with the EU referendum


    Viewable only on Library premises "Britain faces refugees camps setting up in the English c... Archived date: 2016-03-15 http://cardiffstudentmedia.co.uk/gairrhydd/politics/will-project-fear-work-with-the-eu-referendum/
  • Gaudie, The: Say ‘no’ to a June referendum


    Viewable only on Library premises An article discussing why having a June election is a bad... Archived date: 2016-03-15 http://www.thegaudie.co.uk/opine/say-no-to-a-june-referendum
  • Gazette: Rednock School sixth form hosts EU referendum debate


    Viewable only on Library premises Two local councillors and a researcher for an organisatio... Archived date: 2016-03-15 http://www.gazetteseries.co.uk/news/14332573.Rednock_School_sixth_form_hosts_EU_referendum_debate/
  • Golwg360: Cameron: Awgrym y bydd refferendwm UE ym Mehefin 2016


    Viewable only on Library premises Welsh-language newspaper Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://golwg360.cymru/newyddion/prydain/209362-cameron-awgrym-y-bydd-refferendwm-ue-ym-mehefin-2016
  • Guardian, The : EU referendum morning briefing: Leave threatens £2.4bn bill for Britain


    Viewable only on Library premises An article regarding Leave campaigners' claims that remai... Archived date: 2016-07-20 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/jun/06/eu-referendum-morning-briefing-vote-leave-eu-bill-nonsense
  • Guardian, The: Queen and Brexit row: Gove refuses to rule out being Sun’s source


    Viewable only on Library premises Website for the Guardian newspaper Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/mar/12/queen-and-brexit-row-gove-refuses-to-rule-out-being-suns-source
  • Guardian, The: The cry of ‘anti-EU bias’ essentially means: agree with me or shut up James Bloodworth


    Viewable only on Library premises Archived date: 2016-03-09 http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/mar/09/anti-eu-bias-mark-carney-eu-referendum-debate
  • Guardian, The: 'A huge creative step backwards': the arts view on Brexit


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-05-30 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/may/19/huge-creative-step-backwards-arts-view-brexit-eu-referendum
  • Guardian, The: 'I don't want to be in no man's land': the 'Brexit Brits' seeking second passports


    Viewable only on Library premises The opinions and experiences of British migrants to the EU Archived date: 2016-03-30 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/aug/17/brexit-british-seeking-second-passport-europe-eu-referendum
  • Guardian, The: 'The Britain I love is better than this,' Gordon Brown says – EU referendum as it happened


    Viewable only on Library premises Guardian, The Archived date: 2016-06-23 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2016/jun/22/eu-referendum-live-remain-leave-last-day-campaign
  • Guardian, The: Alastair Campbell slams ‘dishonesty’ of papers backing EU exit


    Viewable only on Library premises Alastair Campbell attacks rightwing newspapers for their ... Archived date: 2016-03-14 http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/mar/12/alastair-campbell-dishonesty-papers-eu-referendum