Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


GREAT BETRAYAL: Brexit Minister Says UK ‘Could’ Vote in European Elections

BREXIT Minister Stephen Barclay has said he can’t rule out the possibility of the country taking part in next month’s elections for the European Parliament, despite the damage that could inflict on the British political system.

“To have European parliamentary elections three years after the country voted to leave would be damaging to our politics as a whole,” Stephen Barclay told parliament on Thursday.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

But such a prospect could not be ruled out, he said. “If we are a member of the European Union, then under treaty law we will be required to have European parliamentary elections,” Barclay said.

Prime Minister Theresa May has said she does not want Britain to take part in the elections but that might happen if she has to extend Brexit beyond its latest scheduled date of April 12.

UKIP leader Gerard Batten said that if the UK does go to the polls in European Elections, then the party will field candidates in all 12 regions.

“Every UKIP candidate will run on the basis of unilateral & unconditional withdrawal.”

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

“Every vote for UKIP will be a vote to VOTE to LEAVE the EU!” Mr Batten said.

Additional Reporting By Reuters

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

1 Comment

1 Comment

  1. Mark

    6 April 2019 at 07:45

    How can it damage a political system that doesn’t exist all this has proved is the government dont govern, and votes do not count

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.



A SHOCK new Brexit poll has revealed Brits are not happy with the current Brexit arrangements and would vote to rejoin the EU. In...


A MEGA US-UK free trade deal is not dead, officials from the two countries said as held another round of talks to boost transatlantic...


PIERS Morgan sensationally got his own back on thirsty faux Trump fan-boy Nigel Farage, and he’s finally got his comeuppance for selling-out UKIP back...


CONTROVERSIAL political activist Tommy Robinson is set to rock the Establishment with a brand new book, Politicalite can exclusively reveal. The book dubbed ‘Silenced’...