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...
Jan 18, 2018 Comment - News - VfB Publications

Defence report: ‘Woefully under-resourced’ fishery protection must become a Brexit priority

A report published by Veterans for Britain gives a stark picture of the UK’s ability to protect its fishing waters after...
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...