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25 Jun 17

Defence & Diplomacy After Brexit: The Need to Know

Veterans for Britain welcomes contributions to the debate from our members. Here,  Adrian Hill, a former soldier and diplomat, continues to outline his views...
25 Jun 17

What happens now? The strategic implications of the General Election on Britain’s Defence and Security

After the ‘snap’ election – and after a very (unnecessarily?) long 7 week campaign - Theresa May’s parliamentary majority blew up and she now lies...
25 Jun 17

Defence & Diplomacy After Brexit: A Diplomat’s View

Veterans for Britain welcomes contributions to the debate from our members. In the first of such contributions,  Adrian Hill, a former soldier and diplomat...
22 May 17

VfB summarises the European Defence Fund

The European Defence Fund provides the EU with its first central defence budget. About 90% of the fund will be placed into ‘defence capabilities’, i.e....
17 May 17

VfB Board Member Sets Out Manifesto Priorities

In an article for The Daily Telegraph, Colonel Richard Kemp, Advisory Board Member of Veterans for Britain, sets out what he believes the Conservative Party...
16 May 17

VfB call for the Government to boost defence spending beyond 2% of GDP

Former commanders of British forces in Iraq, Afghanistan and the Falklands say Europe is endangered by EU leaders’ unwillingness to fully support NATO and...
1 Mar 17

Veterans for Britain highlights EU Defence Union plans and the risk for the UK

The following is the executive summary of the report written by Maj-Gen Julian Thompson and Dr Lee Rotherham and released on 2 March 2017. Please see the full...
19 Feb 17

Ex-counter terrorism chief: UK in stronger negotiation position if it withdraws from Europol

Richard Walton, the former head of the Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command SO15, says the UK could leave formal membership of Europol with little or...