EU referendum: Who are the Leave campaign?
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EU referendum: Who are the Leave campaign?

On June 23rd the UK is having a referendum on whether to remain in or leave the European Union.

Jonny Dymond explains who the Leave campaign are.

The official designated group campaigning to quit the EU is called Vote Leave.

It’s a cross-party group.

Conservatives Michael Gove and Boris Johnson are part of it.

Labour’s Gisela Stuart has a prominent role.

Douglas Carswell and Suzanne Evans from UKIP are also involved.

But UKIP leader Nigel Farage is campaigning with another Leave group

Former Tory Chancellor Lord Lawson is part of Vote Leave, as is former foreign secretary Lord Owen.

Conservative donor Peter Cruddas is among those financially supporting the campaign.

In Northern Ireland, the Democratic Unionist party is campaigning to Leave.

  • 16 Jun 2016