Previous events

23 June 2018, March for a People’s Vote

On the second anniversary of the referendum, more than 100,000 people joined a march and rally in Westminster to demand a people’s vote on the Brexit deal. Islington In Europe was there in force.

June 2018, leafleting for the March for a People’s Vote

21 May 2018 – Brexit: Is it worth it? …with Ian Dunt & Femi Oluwole

Ian Dunt (politics.co.uk), Femi Oluwole (OFOC), Mark Boansi (President-elect of London Met SU), hosted at London Met University.

If you missed it, no worries, we filmed it! Check out our film of Ian Dunt here and Femi Oluwole here.

19 May 2018 – Islington day of action, Angel and Highbury

13 May 2018 – Europe Day picnic, Highbury Fields

5 May 2018 – People’s Vote London and SE activists event with Seb Dance MEP, hosted by Islington In Europe 

23 April 2018 speaker event – Beating brexit…on science and the environment with Mike Galsworthy (Programme Director, Scientists for EU) and Craig Bennett (Chief Executive, Friends of the Earth).

Watch the speakers’ presentations on our YouTube channel here.

14 April 2018 day of action – local launch of People’s Vote campaign, Nags Head Centre and Angel tube station

Visit www.peoples-vote.uk to register support for the campaign for a people’s vote on the terms of the Brexit deal. #PeoplesVote

Read our local media release here

29 March 2018, delegation to Downing Street to deliver #FullRightsNow petition with Islington Labour councillors

26 March 2018, No10 Vigil spring rally, Whitehall

24 March 2018, day of action, Finsbury Park Station and Old Street

7 March 2018, Islington Town Hall: free legal advice

Islington in Europe’s third free legal advice session for EU nationals living in the UK.

Councillor Kaya Comer-Schwartz, Executive Member for Community Development, Islington Council; Matthew Davies (Chair), partner and Head of Immigration, Wilsons Solicitors; Ana Gonzalez, partner, Wilsons Solicitors; Wesley Gryk, senior partner, Wesley Gryk Solicitors; Alison Hunter, partner, Wesley Gryk Solicitors.

Handout from Islington In free legal advice session, Islington Town Hall, 7 March 2018

21 February 2018, launch of the Brexit: Is it worth it? bus, Camden

17 February 2018. day of action, Finsbury Park Station

27 January 2018, day of action, Angel Islington

  

4 January 2018, Nick Clegg ‘How to stop Brexit’ event, Islington

View full video of Nick Clegg’s inspiring talk and Q&A here.

Media coverage from Business Insider here and here.

Resources distributed during Islington In Europe advice session:

Target constituencies

Sample letters to MPs and peers

9 December 2017, day of action, Golders Green

2 November 2017, Islington Town Hall: free legal advice

Islington in Europe’s second free legal advice session for EU nationals living in the UK.

Councillor Kaya Comer-Schwartz, Executive Member for Community Development, Islington Council; Matthew Davies (Chair), partner and Head of Immigration, Wilsons Solicitors; Ana Gonzalez, partner, Wilsons Solicitors; Wesley Gryk, senior partner, Wesley Gryk Solicitors; Alison Hunter, partner, Wesley Gryk Solicitors

Handout from Islington In free legal advice session, Islington Town Hall, 2 November 2017

24 October 2017, House of Commons: meeting with Emily Thornberry MP

Record of Islington In meeting with Emily Thornberry MP, Parliament, 24 October 2017

14 October 2017 day of action, Islington

24 September 2017, Labour party conference rally, Brighton

9 September 2017, People’s March for Europe

2 September 2017 day of action, Islington and Watford

26 July 2017, Islington Town Hall: Free legal advice

Islington in Europe’s first free legal advice session for EU nationals living in the UK.

Councillor Kaya Comer-Schwartz, Executive Member for Community Development, Islington Council; Matthew Davies (Chair), partner and Head of Immigration, Wilsons Solicitors; Ana Gonzalez, partner, Wilsons Solicitors; Wesley Gryk, senior partner, Wesley Gryk Solicitors; Alison Hunter, partner, Wesley Gryk Solicitors

23 June 2017,  at No10 vigil for anniversary of EU referendum

May/June 2017, General Election campaign with Labour, Lib Dem and Green pro-Europe candidates in Islington, Ealing and Richmond

29 March 2017, at No10 vigil as Parliament triggers Article 50

25 March 2017, Unite for Europe march, Westminster

Media coverage featuring Islington In Europe on Tagesshau in Germany here.

18 March 2017 day of action, Islington

13 March 2017, Islington Town Hall: Fighting for Europe

A C Grayling, philosopher, academic and author; Bonnie Greer, playwright, novelist, critic and broadcaster; Gina Miller, investment manager, legal challenger and Director, Best for Britain; Richard Watts, Leader, Islington Council.

View full video of Fighting for Europe event here.

Media coverage in Islington Tribune here.

25 February 2017 ‘Dark Brexit’ day of action, Islington

18 February 2017, campaigning for Labour in Stoke by-election with More United

18 January 2017, Union Chapel: Celebrating Europe

John Hegley, poet; Penny Metal, DJ; Stephen Moss, feature writer, The Guardian; Quentin Peel, broadcaster, former international affairs correspondent, Financial Times

November 2016, campaigning for Lib Dems in Richmond by-election with Vote for Europe

5 November 2016 day of action, Islington

13 October 2016 supporting Gina Miller High Court challenge to Article 50

8 October 2016 day of action, Islington

7 September 2016, Union Chapel: Organising for Europe

 

Hugo Dixon, Editor-in-chief , InFacts; Director, Common Ground; Baroness Sarah Ludford, Liberal Democrat Europe spokesperson, House of Lords; Richard Watts, Leader, Islington Council; David Poyser, Islington Councillor and member, national executive, Movement for Europe.

Record of Islington In Europe Plenary

3 September 2016, March for Europe, Westminster

27 July 2016, meeting with Rt Hon Emily Thornberry MP

Emily Thornberry & Islington in Europe meeting notes 270716

3 July 2016, March for Europe, Westminster

28 June 2016 post referendum rally, Westminster

23 June 2016 Referendum day

April-June 2016 Referendum campaign

Media coverage profiling Islington Stronger In Europe in Islington Gazette here.