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'Vote leave' rally held in Plymouth

Tim Martin speaks at Vote Leave rally Credit: ITV News

It's being called the biggest vote in a generation for the UK - because in just under two months we can vote to stay in or to leave the European Union.

The campaign for both sides of the debate has been heating up and in Plymouth last night the 'Leave Campaign' held a major rally.

Tim Martin, the chairman of JD Wetherspoon, was one of the speakers and he thinks we need to stop spending money to be in the EU just to be ruled by Brussels.

Labour's Exeter MP Ben Bradshaw says we need to stay in the EU and think of the bigger picture.

With just weeks until the vote on June 23rd - have you decided?

Anti-EU campaign group launches in South West

A group campaigning to leave to leave the EU will launch in The South West today.

'Vote Leave' will be meeting business leaders from across the region in Bristol to discuss concerns about how EU regulations may be holding back their companies.

A YouGov poll released today says 62% of the South West's small businesses want the UK to control negotiations on trade deals, rather than the EU.

Rogerson tackles Government over fuel

The Government has confirmed that they are talking to the European Union about how they can cut the tax on petrol and diesel for rural areas like North Cornwall.

Cornish Liberal Democrat MP Dan Rogerson asked Government ministers to cut fuel duty further for rural areas like his North Cornwall constituency by extending the 5 pence per litre reduction in tax on fuel - currently in operation on the Scillies - to mainland areas.

Responding for the Government, Financial Secretary to the Treasury Greg Clark confirmed that the Coalition are talking to the European Union about how they can extend the rural fuel duty to mainland areas.

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Government to talk to EU about cutting fuel tax in rural areas

The Coalition Government has today confirmed that they are talking to the European Union about how they can cut the tax on petrol and diesel for rural areas like North Cornwall.

During Treasury Questions Cornish Liberal Democrat MP Dan Rogerson asked Government ministers to cut fuel duty further for rural areas like his North Cornwall constituency by extending the 5 pence per litre reduction in tax on fuel - currently in operation on the Scillies - to mainland areas.

Mr Rogerson welcomed the cancellation of planned 3 pence per litre rise in tax on petrol and diesel that was announced last week, but said that more needed to be done to make it easier for people in rural areas to be able to access employment opportunities.