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Bremainers Ask ….. Joan Pons Laplana

Bremainers Ask ….. Joan Pons Laplana

Nurse/activist Joan Pons Laplana is originally from Barcelona and has lived in the UK since 2000. He has spearheaded a number of campaigns, including Kissing Goodbye to Sepsis, for which he won the BJN Nurse of the Year award in 2018. Since the Brexit referendum Joan...

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The New Normality

The New Normality

Now that the coronavirus crisis is under control, Spain has entered a new de-escalation phase. After 14 weeks of strict lockdown measures, the ‘state of alert’ finally ended at midnight on June 21. The new phase, known as the “new normality”, sees the lifting of...

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Lockdown in Spain

Lockdown in Spain

REGULAR UPDATES: On 14 March 2020, Prime Minister, Pedro Sanchez announced the lockdown to the nation, effectively banning people from leaving their homes except to go to work or buy essential supplies.

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Bremainers Ask ….. Jessica Simor QC

Bremainers Ask ….. Jessica Simor QC

Jessica is recognised as one of the country’s leading specialists in public/regulatory, EU and human rights law, and has particular experience in data protection, tax, regulatory/competition law and in civil liberties work.Jessica represented the second...

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Mixed emotions on stepping out …..

Mixed emotions on stepping out …..

As I stepped outside my front door on Saturday, after weeks of lockdown, it was with mixed emotions. Like millions of people across Spain, I was eagerly anticipating my first walk, having been no further than the rubbish bins for seven weeks. Sharing the...

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Bremainers Ask ….. Ian Dunt

Bremainers Ask ….. Ian Dunt

Ian Dunt is editor of Politics.co.uk, author of Brexit: What The Hell Happens Now? and a host on the Remainiacs podcast. His new book, How To Be A Liberal, is out later this year.  Ruth Woodhouse :Do you feel that the current coronavirus situation is...

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Now is not the time to go it alone

Now is not the time to go it alone

On Friday April 24th, Michel Barnier held a press conference in Brussels to report on trade negotiations between the UK and EU. The virtual talks took place last week, with two further rounds of negotiations scheduled for the weeks beginning May 11th and...

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Bremainers Post Lockdown Dreams

Bremainers Post Lockdown Dreams

We asked our members what they are looking forward to after lockdown ends in Spain - not just the big things, but the little things too. The response was overwhelming, so many thanks to everyone that responded. Let's hope we don't have too long a wait for a safe...

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Bremain Members in Lockdown

Bremain Members in Lockdown

The following selection of statements express, in their own words, some thoughts, anxieties & concerns expressed by Bremain members with regard to the coronavirus pandemic and the lockdown in Spain. “I worry that with my husband & I both being over 65, we...

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Coronavirus Info & Links

Coronavirus Info & Links

Coronavirus Info & Links Bremain in Spain has collated a wealth of information and advice to keep you updated throughout the current Coronavirus pandemic. This information includes basic protective methods, emergency contact numbers, and a host of useful links to...

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Bremainers Ask Revisited Part Two

Bremainers Ask Revisited Part Two

With the changing political landscape, Bremain invited former contributors to our Bremainers Ask feature for their thoughts on the subject. We asked them to comment on where we are now, how they see things moving forward and what we pro-Europeans should be focusing on...

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Bremainers Ask ….. Richard Wilson

Bremainers Ask ….. Richard Wilson

Richard Wilson was one of the founding members of Leeds for Europe in January 2017.  He is currently Chair of the group, which has grown to become one of the leading pro-EU campaign groups in the UK.  He was heavily involved in organising the Great...

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