The British public now backs a second Brexit referendum


British voters now back a second Brexit referendum, according to a new poll.

Support for a second referendum on the UK’s EU membership has risen gradually as the chances of a no-deal Brexit rise and as Brussels rejects large parts of Theresa May’s Brexit proposals outlined in the Chequers agreement.

Voters were asked by YouGov for a Times poll this week whether there should be a second referendum on the final terms of any Brexit deal. It found that 42% of the public supports a referendum on whether to accept or reject the final Brexit deal that May brings back from Brussels. Forty per cent opposed the plan, while 18% didn’t know…

Read more : Business Insider, 27.07.2018