Cable: EU vote bill 'damaging'

The Lib Dem Business Secretary Vince Cable has criticised Tory backbenchers' moves for an EU referendum Bill, as "just reopening a Pandora's box which potentially is not only damaging to them as a party, but it is damaging to the country."

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Hunt: 'We need to change out relationship with EU'

Jeremy Hunt Credit: Suzanne Plunkett/PA Wire

Speaking on ITV's Daybreak programme the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt put forward his case for why Britain needs to change its relationship with Europe.

"We have to change our relationship with Europe because if we're going to be successful in the global race we have to realise Europe is in the slow lane economically compared to what is happening in Asia or America where the Prime Minister is now."

"So I think what the Prime Minister is doing is saying we've got to change that relationship so that we can be more successful and then we've got to give the British people a choice."

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