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Rupert Matthews MEP

Rupert Matthews became MEP for the East Midlands in July 2017 following many years of campaigning on behalf of local people across the East Midlands.

EU Referendum Bill passes through the Commons

Conservative MPs forced the Bill to make sure we get a referendum on Europe through the Commons today, despite opposition from Labour and the Lib Dems who would rather the public didn't get a say. 

Let Britain Decide

It has been nearly 40 years since the British people last had their say on Europe. In that time, so much has changed - the countries involved, the powers devolved, the benefits and costs of membership. People feel that the EU is heading in a direction they never signed up for.