Fact Check: how much does the UK actually pay to the EU? (The Conversation and Newsnight video)

For every £2 we send to Brussels, we get £1 back and it comes back with a tag on it on what we have to spend it on. Gisela Stuart, Labour MP and joint head of Vote Leave, speaking on … Continue reading

Cameron was not predicting war – and he is right to raise Brexit security fear (The Conversation and Newsnight video)

David Cameron attempted to inject some passion into his mission for the UK to remain a member of the EU by making a “big, bold patriotic case” for membership. His speech is being read as a warning that Brexit poses … Continue reading

Can we believe what the Treasury says about the cost of Brexit? (The Conversation and Newsnight video)

There’s a high price to be paid if Britain leaves the European Union, according to the UK’s Treasury forecasts. Leaving the EU would cost the average household £4,300 per year, it is suggested. But Chancellor George Osborne has not done … Continue reading

James O’Brien v Eurosceptics (audio)

As David Cameron’s so-called EU renegotiation rumbles along, under the pressure of a push for a June poll, there has been a notable absence of impartial evidence about the pros and cons of the UK remaining in the EU. This … Continue reading

I’m with stupid: James O’Brien v UKIP supporters (audio)

James O’Brien exposes the ignorance of typical UKIP supporters in three classic phone calls.  You can find an extended version of the third call and additional ‘kippers being roasted for their stupidity live on national radio in the post: James O’Brien shows … Continue reading