INCONVENIENT FACTS ABOUT THE EU NOT MADE PUBLIC
Britainhas contributed nearly £500 billion to the EU since joining in 1973 and we were to pay a further £96 billion over the next five years. In 2014 alone our contribution was £19.1 billion (Source: Office of National Statistics), enough to buy a new hospital every week!
Every year we spent £2.8 billion importing our own fish, caught in our own waters by other countries, which we then had to buy back from them!
The transport of live animals abroad will never cease whilst the EU is still around because it classes them as cargo!
Tens of thousands of Eurocrats have awarded themselves inflation-busting pay rises and bonuses worth a staggering € 100 million — that’s £74 million to you and me! There will be further pay rises of nearly € 50 million this year plus more extravagant allowances and bonuses — or will there, now we have voted to leave?