112 seats switch to support UK staying in EU
Greater than 100 parliamentary seats that subsidized Brexit within the 2016 referendum have flipped to strengthen staying within the EU, in step with a significant new ballot.
Constituencies in Wales and the North have observed the biggest swing, in step with YouGov analysis commissioned through Hope No longer Hate and pro-EU crew Very best for Britain.
The constituencies of Brexiteers Boris Johnson, Michael Gove and Jacob Rees-Mogg are a few of the 112 spaces the place opinion has modified in favour of staying within the EU.
However strengthen for Brexit has larger through just about part a share level in eurosceptic Ken Clarke’s Rushcliffe constituency.
The figures display the nationwide temper has shifted to 53% strengthen for Stay and 47% for Depart.
Constituencies with the largest swing to Stay
:: Liverpool Walton – 14.three%
:: Knowsley – 13.four%
:: Swansea East – 12.eight%
:: Hayes and Harlington – 12.eight%
:: Oldham West and Royton – 12.6%
Dr Philip Lee, a minister who resigned to oppose the federal government’s Brexit plan, stated the figures mirrored the realisation that Brexit Britain “might not be the land of milk and honey that citizens have been promised”.
“It is not too past due,” he added.
“The British other people must have the general say. Brexit will have to be put again to the citizens within the type of a other people’s vote.”
Top Minister Theresa Would possibly has prior to now dominated out a referendum at the ultimate phrases of Brexit.
She is aiming to strike a handle Brussels through autumn, that can then be voted on through MPs in Britain, and the EU27.
Mrs Would possibly remaining month hailed her Chequers plan as a report that “delivers at the Brexit other people voted for”.