Route to Europe referendum

David Cameron tried to set the record straight today on his position on Europe. He told MPs that "the status quo was not acceptable" but it was wrong to rule out any referendum in future.

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Liam Fox denies European Union speech part of comeback effort

Liam Fox has denied that his speech calling for Britain to renegotiate its relationship with the EU was part of a comeback effort after his resignation last year, and said it would not have been possible for him to make such comments from the front bench.

He said:

"I don't imagine I would be giving this speech from the heart of government. At least I would not be at the heart of government for more than about 25 minutes."

– Former Defence Secretary, Liam Fox

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