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Two out of three Tories want UK to break ties with Brussels
Date 03/10/2011 13:53  Author webmaster  Hits 824  Language Global
• 03 OCT 2011

By Macer Hall | Daily Express

MORE than two thirds of Tory voters want Britain to quit the European Union immediately, a poll revealed last night.

A massive 68 per cent of people who backed the Conservatives at the 2010 General Election would vote to break ties with Brussels if a referendum on the issue was held tomorrow.

Nearly three out of four Tory voters want the Government to organise a national referendum on the UK’s EU membership as soon as possible. And 62 per cent of all voters believe the time is right for an EU referendum.

The poll findings – released as the Conservative Party Conference opened in Manchester – confirmed the intense pressure David Cameron faces over European policy from the Tory grassroots.

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