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MPs make last minute u-turn on EU referendum

MP's in the Midlands have had a last minute change of heart on whether they are backing the Remain or Leave campaign with just two weeks to go until the EU referendum.

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Reports Birmingham MP to quit EU Leave campaign

Khalid Mahmood Labour MP Birmingham Perry Bar Credit: PA

It is being reported in national newspapers that Birmingham MP Khalid Mahmood is to announce he is joining the campaign to keep Britain in the European Union.

He had previously backed the campaign to Leave and is expected to confirm the decision later today.

Mr Mahmood is reportedly going to blame the 'racist' undertones of the Brexit campaign for his decision.

There is now just two weeks to go until the EU referendum.

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