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Spending review: Royal funding increase 'a disgrace' says Republic

Campaign group Republic has called for sweeping reform of royal funding after today's announcement that the Queen's annual grant is set to rise to £42.8m in 2016/17.

End of PR spells trouble for the monarchy: Robert Phillips

"This is the age of Edward Snowden, not Edward Windsor."  That's part of a stark warning to the monarchy from PR expert and strategy consultant Robert Phillips, who will deliver the annu

Now is the time for Privy Council to be scrapped: Republic

Responding to today's swearing in of Jeremy Corbyn to the Privy Council, campaign group Republic has called for the body to be abolished.


30 November 2015

PR and the monarchy. Why the death of one will spell the downfall of the other.

9 December 2015

Come along to meet fellow Republicans and exchange ideas in a relaxed setting.

12 December 2015

Last chance to join Republic in Yorkshire in Leeds in 2015. Leafletting Christmas Shoppers as another years clocks down towards a British Republic...

Monarchy Myth Buster

It's good for tourism

This claim is untrue and irrelevant. Even VisitBritain, our national tourist agency, can't find...

It has no power – it's just for decoration

The Queen certainly does have power, including the power to sign international treaties and depl...

It unites the country

You only have to look around to realise that Britain is no more unified than many republics – in...

It doesn't cost much – it's great value for money

Our opposition to the monarchy isn't about money, it's about principles. If the monarchy cost no...

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