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TALKING EUROPE

Politicians, activists and researchers debate the issues facing the EU and a 'guest of the week' offers their insight in a long-format interview that gets to the heart of the matter. Saturday at 12.10 pm.

Latest update : 2015-10-08

Britain and the EU: Should it stay or should it go?

Should they stay or should they go? For the first time, opinion polls show more Britons willing to opt out of the EU than stay in. Eurosceptics say a Brexit would save British taxpayers billions and improve the country's economy. Europhiles, meanwhile, argue that the economic uncertainty would cost the UK thousands, possibly millions, of jobs. Prime Minister David Cameron was re-elected with a promise to reform Britain’s position in the EU and put its membership to a public vote.

Our guests look at where the British political parties stand on the issue and whether anything has changed since Jeremy Corbyn took over as head of the Labour Party.

Programme presented by Eve Irvine

Produced by Isabelle Romero and Jean-Christophe Felt

By Eve IRVINE

Our guests

Alyn SMITH

British MEP, Scottish National Party

Charles TANNOCK

British MEP, European Conservatives and Reformists

David COBURN

British MEP, UKIP

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2018-04-21 Emmanuel Macron

EU citizens’ consultations: Macron’s efforts to renew Europe

French President Emmanuel Macron has kicked off a series of consultations with EU citizens with the stated goal of making Europe feel more relevant to the lives of ordinary...

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2018-04-21 Russia

Jagland: ‘Would be disastrous if Russia pulls out of Council of Europe’

Thorbjorn Jagland, the secretary general of the Council of Europe - the continent’s leading human rights organisation - discusses indications from Moscow that Russia might stop...

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2018-04-15 Russia

Russia's EU ambassador: 'The anti-Russian virus crossed the Atlantic and became contagious'

Talking Europe hosts Vladimir Chizhov, a veteran Russian diplomat and permanent representative to the EU since 2005. He argues that the current standoff between Russia and the...

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2018-04-15 Facebook

Protecting data: Is regulating tech giants the answer?

As Facebook grapples with its latest privacy scandal, we discuss how the EU can best protect our data. New regulations come into force on May 25, but are they likely to be...

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2018-04-07 Brexit

EU Finance Commissioner Pierre Moscovici on Russia, Brexit and privatisations

Is Europe really united in its response to Russia over the poisoning of the former spy Sergei Skripal? Is this the moment for the UK to lift the lid on its relations with Moscow...

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