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Social Democrats welcome EU Trade Agreement

30th December, 2020 – The SDP broadly welcomes the agreement reached between the European Union and the UK Government, and acknowledges it as a vital step in the restoration of national sovereignty. SDP leader William Clouston says: “The conclusion of Read more

Social Democrats oppose new COVID-19 restrictions

11th September, 2020 – The SDP today announces its opposition to the government’s new COVID-19 restrictions. We call on the government to instead adopt a sustainable public response to the pandemic, befitting the long-term challenges it poses. The newly-unveiled restrictions Read more

Social Democrats oppose single unitary authority in Surrey

9th September, 2020 – The Social Democratic Party (SDP) today announces its opposition to Conservative-controlled Surrey County Council’s proposal create a “single unitary authority” across Surrey, which will eliminate the county’s 11 Borough and District councils. If created, a single Read more

Social Democrats Support The Deal

17th October, 2019 – The Social Democratic Party (SDP) welcomes the new Withdrawal Agreement reached between the UK Government and the European Union and urges MPs to support it. We were implacably opposed to Theresa May’s appalling “worst deal in Read more

SDP LEADER WILLIAM CLOUSTON IS INTERVIEWED ON TRIGGERNOMETRY

TRIGGERnometry is a free speech YouTube show and podcast. They believe in open, fact-based discussion of important and controversial issues. Comedians Konstantin Kisin and Francis Foster create fun-but-serious conversations with their guests, including former Presidential advisors and political experts, leading Read more

BREXIT STATEMENT BY PATRICK O’FLYNN MEP

SDP Brexit spokesman Patrick O’Flynn MEP said: “Theresa May and the Tories have broken promise after promise to the British people. But her decision to cancel Brexit for the second time shows she has no intention of ever enacting the Read more

SDP STATEMENT ON BREXIT DEBACLE

Following Theresa May’s failure to guarantee leaving the EU even on her delayed date of April 12, SDP Brexit spokesman Patrick O’Flynn said: “It is now quite clear that the Westminster establishment parties are out to thwart Brexit altogether. Effectively Read more

IS THE SDP THE PARTY FOR THE POLITICALLY HOMELESS?

This article by Giles Fraser was recently published on the UNHERD website. A party for the politically homeless The SDP’s new pro-community, pro-Brexit manifesto is for the ‘Somewheres’ Giles Fraser It feels like I have just met a ghost. “This Read more

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