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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: 'I would like to see Britain negotiate a new relationship with the EU'

The former defence secretary Dr Liam Fox has called on the government to negotiate a new relationship with the EU based on economic rather than political considerations.

He said "if we succeed a referendum should be held" but if this approach fails "we would have no alternative but to recommend rejection and consider departure from the European Union".

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