Bristol For Europe

Stopping Brexit at all costs

Bristol for Europe is a cross-party, collaborative and pro-EU political pressure group working to keep Bristol and the UK at the heart of Europe and to stop Brexit.

We are one of over 40 similar organisations in the UK affiliated to Britain for Europe.

In the 2017 General Election we played an important part in defeating a pro-Brexit MP in Bristol North West constituency and in the election of a strongly pro-EU MP.

We have held rallies, speaker events and through our weekly street stalls have recruited many thousands of supporters in Bristol.

 

Our Mission

Bristol for Europe is a grassroots, cross party group operating within Bristol, dedicated to remaining in the European Union, as we as a city voted 62% to remain.  We are playing our part in stopping Brexit.

 

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We believe:

  • That it is greatly in the UK’s political, economic and social interests to remain part of the most progressive and democratic regional intergovernmental organisation in history

  • That young people and future generations of British citizens should have the best possible prospects for their education and their careers as citizens of a free and united Europe

  • That British society will continue to prosper from the close interaction and exchange of goods, ideas and culture that we have with the rest of the EU member states

  • That the EU embodies the values that we recognise as British values, including democracy, justice, tolerance, collaboration, human rights and the rule of law


  • Upcoming events

    Sunday, October 01, 2017 at 09:15 AM · £19.50 GBP · 2 rsvps
    Clifton Downs Water Tower in Bristol, United Kingdom

    The Manchester Rally on 1st October 2017

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    Bristol for Europe is organising coaches to the #StopBrexit rally at St Anne's Square in Manchester coinciding with the Conservative party conference on Sunday October 1st. We will depart from Stoke Road on the Downs at 9.15am and leave Manchester around 5pm. Please bring any flags, banners, placards etc that you have and come and meet some like minded people to spread the European message where it's needed the most!  Tickets £19.50

    Please book early.  It's the only way can know if there is demand for a second coach.

    Book via Eventbrite

    Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 02:00 PM
    College Green in Bristol, United Kingdom

    Regional Rally on Saturday 14th October in Bristol

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    The South West & Gibraltar Rally is here! Saturday, 14th October, 2-5pm, College Green, Bristol.

    Bristol for Europe is proud to present the first Rally of its kind, celebrating our European Parliament Constituency and the benefits our region enjoys as part of the European Union.

    Let’s not forget, exports to the EU from the South West are huge: Exeter 70%, Plymouth 68% and Bristol 66%. Our entire region benefits phenomenally from inward investment from the EU. Infrastructure grants are particularly apparent in areas of Cornwall; investment in science and research enable our universities to be among the best in the world and the wonderful contribution EU citizens make to our health services from end to end

    Fantastic speakers lined up! 

    The Ambling Band providing music throughout with stalls, drinks, eats and naturally lots of great company from all over our region.

    More speakers yet to be announced! 

    This event that will bring people from all over our European Constituency together for the first time: Bristol, BathCornwallDevonDorsetBournemouthSomerset, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, and of course Gibraltar – this is your rally! Thanks for all the help. We are honoured to host this event for all of us in the South-West.

    Please donate as generously as you can to help us with the costs. Small amounts build up quickly so please don’t be shy!

    Look forward to seeing you there!
    Bristol for Europe

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