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The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of 28 member states that are located .... Norway had negotiated to join at the same time, but Norwegian voters rejected membership in a referendu...

When did Britain decide to join the European Union? – UK in a ...


The United Kingdom made its first application to join in 1961. ... The United Kingdom joined the European Economic Community (as it then was) on 1 January ...

A History of the European Union and Great Britain - History Learning ...


historylearningsite.co.uk. The History Learning Site, 27 Mar 2015. 16 Aug 2016. 1957, The Treaty of Rome was signed by 6 European states ... Britain has it Five Tests – if these are answered successfully, then Britain will join the Euro. British ...

Britain joins EU in 1973 | Daily Mail Online


Jun 24, 2016 ... Britain was not included when the precursor to the EU was fo... ... he and Carol Vorderman join the Mile High Club on the flight back to UK Flirty.

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU - BBC News


Nov 24, 2016 ... A guide to how the UK will leave the European Union following the 23 June ... England voted strongly for Brexit, by 53.4% to 46.6%, as did Wales, with Leave ..... Every member state would have to agree to the UK re-joining.

Why the UK joined the EU in the first place - Blasting News


Feb 14, 2016 ... In the decline of the British Empire, the UK was confronted with the realities of ... the continent about at last joining the European Community.

Britain's 40 year relationship with the EU - The Telegraph


Jun 16, 2016 ... Britain's relationship with the EU has long been turbulent, here is a look back at the ... 1963 - Britain's first attempt to join the Common Market was vetoed by ... 1984 - The UK won its famous “rebate” from Brussels in 1984, after ...

Britain's EU membership: New insight from economic history | VOX ...


Feb 3, 2015 ... Life after the EU is a real option for the UK and an unfamiliar one for the EU, considering that no member has ... Why did Britain join the EU?

A Brief History of Britain's Tortured Relationship With the European ...


Jun 22, 2016 ... Here, a quick history of the U.K. in the E.U. and its forebears, told entirely in quotes: 1948: “We ... When it was formed three years later, Britain joining was not even discussed in parliament. But by ... It did, the following year.

How The British Media Lied And Tricked Us Into Joining The EU


How The British Media Lied And Tricked Us Into Joining The EU ... their proprietors), and so did not question any of the claims made by Heath's Government.

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A timeline of Britain's EU membership in Guardian reporting | Politics ...


Jun 25, 2016 ... From Britain's first hestitant steps towards joining the EEC, via the 1975 referendum and the ... Why did the UK change its mind about Brexit?

BBC News - A timeline of the EU


Mar 12, 2007 ... The UK's decision to apply for membership of the EEC was taken by the ... Britain Denmark and Ireland join the European Community The three ...

What has the EU done for the UK? - Financial Times


Feb 24, 2016 ... UK's EU referendum: full coverage and analysis ... UniCredit has shown that UK trade with EU partners grew faster after 1973 than it did with the ... He cautions there is little evidence that joining the bloc permanently increased ...