May 4, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

The GALILEO spat: an object lesson for ministers

by Sir Richard Dearlove & Professor Gwythian Prins The Prime Minister’s reported resolve to authorise an independent British...
Apr 23, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Lord Owen warns against UK involvement in EU Defence structures

Former Foreign Secretary Lord Owen has warned of the hazards of UK involvement in the EU’s military arrangements in a major speech in...
Apr 20, 2018 Comment - News

EU defence – a risk to UK capability

Dr Lee Rotherham, executive director of Veterans for Britain, explains why leaving the EU does not end the risk of UK involvement in EU...
Mar 22, 2018 News

Ex-officers warn of defence giveaway in Brexit agreement

Ex-military officers have warned that the draft Brexit agreement would see the UK submitting to EU defence policy and structures. The...
Mar 2, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Never have so few meddled with the lives of so many so much

Former soldier and diplomat Adrian Hill continues his series on the diplomatic and defence environment of the UK’s departure from the EU....
Mar 1, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Crossing the border – and the Rubicon

Former soldier and diplomat Adrian Hill continues his series on the diplomatic and defence environment of the UK’s departure from the EU....
Mar 1, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Taking back the fishing waters means being able to patrol them

Dr Lee Rotherham, executive director of Veterans for Britain, says planning for the repatriation of UK fishing waters must involve having...
Feb 17, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion - Press Releases

PM’s Munich speech – Comment from Veterans for Britain board members

Major-General Julian Thompson, Rear-Admiral Roger Lane-Nott, Lt-General Jonathon Riley, Colonel Richard Kemp and other board members of...
Feb 12, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion - Uncategorised

Risks arising from UK involvement in EU Defence Union

10 things to know – a briefing by ex-military officers and supporters of Veterans for Britain, February 2018   MPs will be...
Feb 6, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Former submarines chief: UK needs new strategy to counter submarine threat

Rear-Admiral Roger Lane-Nott (retd) of Veterans for Britain argues that the UK needs a new Anti-Submarine Warfare strategy to counter the...