‘The most important video you’ll ever watch’: the 1997 roots of British Euroscepticism

14 Oct

Twenty-two years ago, long before the word Brexit was coined, a proto-Euroscepticism was taking root in British politics. Ukip’s first incarnation and the relative success of the Referendum Party both played a part in the 1997 general election. Ros Taylor (LSE) looks at some of the campaign literature from that year. The 1997 general election is chiefly remembered for Tony […]