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News & Updates

38% royal funding increase a 'madness that has to stop'

Campaign group Republic has today written to the government, calling for a full review of royal funding and for the Sovereign Grant to be scrapped.  The call comes as David Cameron and G

Republic is recruiting! Join the staff team...

Do you have campaigns experience?  Do you want to join the Republic team?  We're now looking for a 3-day-a-week campaigns officer.  Find out more at www.republic.org.uk/j

We need a new anthem for the UK, not just England

Campaign group Republic has today called on MPs to drop God Save the Queen altogether and introduce two new anthems, one for England and one for the UK.

Events

13 February 2016

Join Republic in Birmingham for their first leafleting session of the new year.

16 February 2016

Join Republic in Birmingham for their regular monthly meeting to discuss Republicanism and Republic, and to meet new friends.

20 February 2016

Join Labour party members and supporters working to build support for republicanism within the Labour party.

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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