Course Module: 
British Government and Politics

For next week - putting the referendum debate into a political and historical context.

some key dates:

•Creation of ECSC under Treaty of Paris
•Creation of EEC under Treaty of Rome
•De Gaulle rebuffs Britain’s application (1963, 1967)
•Britain (+ Den, Ire) members of EEC
•Deepening of internal market: Single European Act
•Deepening of political union: Treaty on European Union (‘Maastricht’)
•Treaty of Amsterdam
•Treaty of Nice
•Treaty of Lisbon
Also look out for the Bruge Speech - Thatcher and Geoffrey Howe's response.
Student Access: 
Module note attachments: 

Supreme Court - separation of powers