EU Referendum 2016 Hustings Opening Statements

Ahead of the EU referendum on June 23 2016, in conjunction with Verisona Law and The News we hosted an EU hustings in the Atrium of 1000 Lakeside. 

The panel of political experts and local business leaders made their case for whether Britain should stay or leave the EU. 

The Remain panel included Labour Leader Cllr John Ferrett, Cllr Hugh Mason, Kevin Briscoe from Briscoe French and University Academic Graham Heaney.

The Brexit panel included leader of Portsmouth City Council Cllr Donna Jones, Cllr Jim Fleming, South-East chairman of Business for Britain Ian Brown & William Hynett CEO of Britten-Norman.

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