Liam Fox calls for a referendum on Britain's relationship with the European Union

The former defence secretary, Dr Liam Fox,
Liam Fox calls for referendum on UK's relationship with European Union

The former defence secretary, Dr Liam Fox, is giving a speech calling for a referendum on Britain's relationship with the European Union.

He has said: "I do not think national interest served by the current EU relationship".

He has also told the audience at the Taxpayers' Alliance function: "Too often EU leaders behave as though they are at the centre of the global economy".

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