May 29, 2018 Comment - News - Uncategorised

It’s time to challenge the conduct of some civil servants over Brexit

By Professor Gwythian Prins and Sir Richard Dearlove. Professor Gwythian Prins is an Academic Board Member of Veterans for Britain. Sir...
May 28, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion - Uncategorised

Ministers surely don’t see what their officials are doing – this can be their only excuse

It can only be assumed that DExEU's Technical Note on External Security released on Thursday has not been understood by the Brexiters...
May 21, 2018 Comment - News - Opinion

Galileo, Galileo

(With respect to Queen and Bohemian Rhapsody) By Adrian Hill Many of us will have read the comprehensive warning from Sir Richard...
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...
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....
Feb 12, 2018 Comment - Uncategorised

Wood and trees – discerning the truth behind EU diplomacy

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