March 22, 2019

Northern Ireland should be a full and equal partner in the United Kingdom. However, it has been evident for some time now that the British Government treats Ulster like a semi-detached problem to be treated differently from the rest of the UK.

The 1985 Angle-Irish Agree...

February 26, 2019

In the UK the people (IE the electorate) are sovereign. They authorise their representatives (MP’s) to carry out a programme of policies that they approve of (laid out in the MP’s manifesto) by voting for them in an election. Under constitutional law, the Commons holds...

February 5, 2019

"The nations of Europe should be guided towards the superstate without their people knowing what is happening. This can be accomplished by successive steps each disguised as having an economic purpose, but which eventually and irreversibly lead to federation."

- Jean Mo...

January 5, 2019

It was always the aim of the European project, from its inception with the Treaty of Paris, signed on 18th April 1951 between Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, France, Italy and West Germany to establish the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) (which is tradit...

November 23, 2018

In his latest article, Stephen Bailey argues that we need to restore our British tradition of representative, parliamentary democracy. Our party position is that while the EU referendum showed the silent majority support a sovereign Britain, as a referendum it left the...

September 18, 2018

It has become clear now that this concept of reserved matters, that is matters that can only be discussed by the House of Commons and not the devolved executives, has been revealed by the real-life experience of the last twenty years of legislative devolution to be not...

August 25, 2018

The concept of a homologous Scotland is a myth, historically and contemporaneously.

It is a recurring theme of nationalism, Scots, Welsh and Irish, that there is no such thing as a homologous U.K. They assert that in fact the British Isles consists of three separate nat...

August 7, 2018

Here’s a good example of why having devolved legislatures (legislative devolution) doesn’t work in practice. 

When one part of a unitary country, like the U.K., has its own devolved legislature it encourages that area to ignore it's given responsibilities (or devolved r...

July 22, 2018

There has been much fuss made (mostly by the SNP) recently after Scottish Nationalist MPs tabled a motion in the House of Commons that tried to assert the ultimate sovereignty of the Scottish people over everything else, and that this gave them the right to call refere...