Brexit supporters are concerned a few “secret plot” to say Britain in EU after The Sunday Occasions and Sunday Telegraph suggested that open money has been put aside for a 2019 European elections.
The 2 newspapers reported that Britain’s Electoral Fee has ring-fenced £829,000 ($1.1 million) within a arise that a UK participates within a European Parliament choosing in Could successive 12 months — months after a Brexit deadline of Mar 29.
Britain has 73 members of European Parliament, together with former UKIP arch and arch Brexiteer Nigel Farage. Their phrases as MEPs are as a effect of finish on a day a UK leaves a 28-nation bloc.
Enterprise Insider contacted a Electoral Fee for remark. It suggested The Sunday Occasions that not one of a money had been spent, including: “A sustenance in a cost operation was done in sequence that a price has a compulsory supports to boat a facilities during a European parliamentary election, within a doubtful arise that they do go forward.”
Each The Sunday Occasions and Sunday Telegraph settled a Electoral Fee’s had hurt Brexit supporters.
Conservative MP Andrew Bridgen suggested a Sunday Occasions that a Fee “has a pro-remain bias,” since former Tory arch Ian Duncan Smith suggested a Sunday Telegraph: “It’s full stupidity to appoint money to spend on an choosing that a primary apportion has already settled we won’t onslaught until we competence be operative to safeguard a UK stays within a EU.”