Mr Cleggs contempt for democracy on EU

Mr Clegg’s contempt for democracy on EU | UPDATED: 00:13 GMT, 28 December 2012 Out of touch: Clegg demonstrated how he remains as detached from the views of the electorate on Europe as ever Yesterday a poll conducted by a pro-European newspaper revealed that 51 per cent of the public want Britain to leave the EU, against just 40 per cent who say they would vote to stay in. Even one in three supporters of the Liberal Democrats – Britain’s most ardently Europhile party – now want out. Yet, in a typically condescending interview to the same newspaper, Nick Clegg demonstrated how he remains as detached from the views of the electorate on Europe as ever

David Cameron is set to offer EU referendum, says London Mayor Boris Johnson

Cameron will offer voters in-out referendum over EU membership, says BorisBoris Johnson 'unveiled' PM's plan to hold a referendum on EU | UPDATED: 08:05 GMT, 10 December 2012 David Cameron is preparing to promise a referendum offering either a new, looser relationship with the EU or a British exit, Boris Johnson suggested yesterday. The Prime Minister will set out his thinking on Britain’s future in Europe in a major speech within weeks amid growing agitation in the Tory party over the issue