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17 Nov 17

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 the 'PESCO' military...
10 Nov 17

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 foreign policy, plus...
27 Oct 17

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 Defence Union, as...
27 Oct 17

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 event at the fringes...
19 Oct 17

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 fellow heads of...
19 Oct 17

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: This article is not...
12 Sep 17

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 DExEU paper which calls...
19 Jul 17

The SEVEN ways EU Defence Union binds the UK in terms of Brexit

Since November 2016, we have been sounding the alarm about the vast military agreements the EU has been pushing. The UK should never have agreed to...