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Royal baby reminder that British democracy has limits, no-go areas for voters

The announcement of the new royal baby is a clear reminder that in Britain we're not all born equal - that British democracy has it's limits, according to campaign group Republic.

Royal politics must be exposed and held to account: Republic

Campaign group Republic has today called on the government to stop Prince Charles and other royals from influencing policy behind closed doors.

Palace spin on royal finances needs to stop: Republic

Campaign group Republic has called on Buckingham palace to break with tradition and stop their dishonest spin around the royal finances.


21 September 2014

Republic in the North West will be joining the Labour for a Republic team to leaflet outside the Labour Conference in Manchester.

23 September 2014

Labour for a Republic are running a fringe event at the 2014 labour annual Conference in Manchester, entitled, 'Reigning in the Monarchy".

18 October 2014

Join us for a walk around places linked with Tom Paine in Lewes!

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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