"If we are just going to have a fudged referendum on 'do we stay in or go further?' then that's not good enough."
"How can a governing party propose to its people a referendum that won't be binding? Is that a serious political programme? No it is not. It's the final option that will end up with upset, at a dead end, reflecting the last 4 years of the Ibarretxe Plan"josé luis rodríguez zapatero
First of all, please make sure that you go and vote in the Common Market referendum on Thursday. And secondly, the Government asks you to vote 'Yes', clearly and unmistakeably.james callaghan
We believe there should be reforms in the EEC which would benefit all the members. If these were not achieved, our policy is to preserve the ultimate option of withdrawing Britain. That option would not, this time, need a referendum, as it did before.neil kinnock
If there are further steps to European integration, the people should have their say at a general election or in a referendum.tony blair