Nov 29, 2017 Comment - News - Press Releases

EU finally comes clean on future UK-EU military objectives, but risks remain

In a speech in Berlin today, Michel Barnier (the EU’s Brexit negotiator) for the first time explicitly spells out some interpretations...
Nov 25, 2017 Comment - News - Referendum - Referendum Campaign

Veterans for Britain statement on referendum campaigning and reports

As one of the registered campaigns during the 2016 referendum, Veterans for Britain regularly submitted stipulated returns to the...
Nov 17, 2017 Comment - Defence Policy Documents - News - Uncategorised - VfB Publications

UK avoids military merger this time, but risks remain – VfB briefing paper

The UK dramatically halted its blanket consent to EU military schemes at the EU Council meeting of 13 November 2017 by refusing to enter...
Nov 10, 2017 Comment - Defence Policy Documents - News - Uncategorised - VfB Publications

Development of Global Britain and Bilateral Relations – a strategy paper by Cdr Martin Pike

In this strategy paper for Veterans for Britain, Cdr Martin Pike argues for an expansion of bilateral agreements in support of trade and...
Oct 27, 2017 Comment - News

Brexit and Defence Integration – a short summary

This PDF attached is the 3-page document we've been circulating in October 2017 to describe the risk for the UK from staying in parts of EU...
Oct 27, 2017 Comment - News

VfB chairman: UK being pushed towards EU Defence Union and ordinary people must raise alarm

Maj-Gen Julian Thompson highlighted the dangers of UK involvement in EU Defence Union in a speech to the Veterans for Britain-Bruges Group...
Oct 19, 2017 Comment - News - Opinion

Our members in Telegraph letter to PM

Veterans for Britain figures are among those who have signed a letter to the Prime Minister. In it, the PM is urged to appraise the mood of...
Oct 19, 2017 Comment

Brussels debut of ‘Florence’ nightingale

Adrian Hill, a former soldier and diplomat continues his series on the effect of Brexit on Britain’s Defence and Diplomacy. Disclaimer:...
Sep 26, 2017 News

Veterans for Britain at Conservative Party Conference in Manchester

Veterans for Britain is participating in two major events at the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester on 2 October...
Sep 12, 2017 Comment - Press Releases

DExEU’s defence partnership paper is a grave mistake and gives the EU control

A Norway-style abdication of defence powers would betray British voters, senior military veterans say today. It is in response to a...