Repeal of European Communities Act 1972

This is the Act by which the United Kingdon joined the 'Common Market.'  We were told at the time that we would be giving up 'not one jot of sovereignty.'

At each new treaty we are told that we have to sacrifice a little more sovereignty to benefit from membership.

Why is this idea important?

This is the Act by which the United Kingdon joined the 'Common Market.'  We were told at the time that we would be giving up 'not one jot of sovereignty.'

At each new treaty we are told that we have to sacrifice a little more sovereignty to benefit from membership.