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====SUNDAY TELEGRAPH / DAILY TELEGRAPH====
*[[Boris Johnson]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/12177006/Dont-be-taken-in-by-Project-Fear-staying-in-the-EU-is-the-risky-choice.html ''Don't be taken in by Project Fear – staying in the European Union is the risky choice''] - The Remain campaign, including HM Treasury, is actively talking down Britain’s prospects - 29th February
*[http://charlotteleslie.com Charlotte Leslie MP]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12176875/In-or-Out-of-the-EU-Im-proud-that-I-dont-know-yet.html ''In or Out of the EU? I’m proud that I don’t know yet''] - On such a big and complex question, be wary of those who claim certainty about the best way to vote in the referendum - 28th February
*[[Charles Moore]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12176873/Dont-bother-God-with-the-EU-referendum.html ''Don’t bother God with the EU referendum''] - The Almighty endowed us with minds so that we could choose freely. The truth is that there are respectable Christian arguments on both sides - 28th February
*[[Janet Daley]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12176224/All-this-sound-and-fury-over-Europe-will-do-nothing-to-sway-rational-voters.html ''All this sound and fury over Europe will do nothing to sway rational voters''] - Westminster theatrics should play no part in the referendum on the most important question we have faced in a generation - 28th February
*[[Liam Halligan]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2016/02/27/power-hungry-eu-is-doomed-to-pursue-its-anti-democratic-path ''Power-hungry EU is doomed to pursue its anti-democratic path''] - 28th February
*[[Christopher Booker]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/12176234/Nine-deceptions-in-our-history-with-the-EU.html ''Nine deceptions in our history with the EU''] - The strange pseudo-deal stitched up between David Cameron and his 27 EU colleagues is yet another example of the EU's smoke and mirrors - 28th February
*[[Simon Heffer]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12175911/Shame-on-the-academic-EU-scaremongers.html ''Shame on the academic EU scaremongers''] - Brainwashing has already started at our universities. The pro-EU forces will stop at nothing - 28th February
*[[Charles Moore]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12175130/The-euro-like-the-banking-system-is-good-for-the-few-not-the-many.html ''Safety first, says the PM, but the EU puts money and people at risk''] - 27th February
*[[Dan Hodges]]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12174716/Those-saying-we-should-leave-Europe-are-infected-with-madness.html ''Those saying we should leave Europe are infected with madness''] - The out campaign is stark raving mad – come June, the majority of rational Britons will vote to stay in Europe - 27th February
*[https://uk.linkedin.com/in/richardwalton5 Richard Walton]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12175207/Being-in-the-EU-doesnt-keep-us-safe-from-terrorists.html ''Being in the EU doesn't keep us safe from terrorists''] - Maintaining close links with our neighbours is the key to security, whether we are in or out of the EU - 27th February
*[https://twitter.com/nsoamesmp Nicholas Soames]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12175117/Churchill-my-grandfather-always-loved-Europe.html ''Churchill, my grandfather, always loved Europe''] - Today, as in the Forties, it would be madness not to play our part in saving the continent from disaster - 27th February
*[http://www.europe-economics.com/page/22/andrew-lilico.htm Andrew Lilico]: [http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/eureferendum/12174582/How-the-EU-would-dominate-us-if-we-stayed-inside.html ''How the EU would dominate us if we stayed inside]'' - We hear a lot about the risks of Brexit, but here's a dispassionate look at what could happen if we remain in the EU - 27th February
 
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====SUNDAY TIMES / THE TIMES====
*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Parry_(Royal_Navy_officer) Chris Parry]: [http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/opinion/thunderer/article4701518.ece ''Don’t count on the EU to protect us. Nato will do that''] - European countries lack a collective will - 29th February
*[[Adam Boulton]]: [http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/comment/columns/adamboulton/article1672372.ece ''Win and Cameron still faces a neverendum''] - 28th February
*[[Dominic Lawson]]: [http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/comment/columns/dominiclawson/article1672385.ece ''Pass the bourbon and I’ll pour you a hard shot of truth about the EU''] - It’s good to see the chancellor doing his bit for British exports by talking down the pound - 28th February
*[[David Smith]]: [http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/business/Comment/article1672744.ece ''Britain whistled a happier tune after joining the EU''] - 28th February
*[[Janice Turner]]: [http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/opinion/columnists/article4700649.ece ''Confessions of a lonely, left-wing Brexiteer''] - Dinner party liberals are appalled that I’m in bed with Galloway, Farage and white-van racists. They need to get out more - 27th February
*[[Melanie Phillips]]: [http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/opinion/columnists/article4699609.ece ''Project Fear looks more like mafia blackmail''] - Military leaders strong-armed, civil service hobbled . . . this is blatant government manipulation - 26th February
 
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====FINANCIAL TIMES====
*[[Wolfgang Munchau]]: [http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f9c8bb52-dcac-11e5-8541-00fb33bdf038.html ''Europe enters the age of disintegration''] - There will not necessarily be a formal break-up of the EU, but it will become less effective - 29th February
*[[Robert Shrimsley]]: [http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/19b04646-db46-11e5-a72f-1e7744c66818.html ''Gimme a Brexit break''] - ‘I’ve already heard every argument there is to hear on British membership of the European Union at least a dozen times’ - 26th February
 
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====THE OBSERVER / THE GUARDIAN====
*Nicola Sturgeon: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/29/eu-business-scotland-vote-stay-uk-economic-arguments ''The EU isn’t just about business. That’s why I think Scotland will vote to stay''] - My hope is that the rest of the UK will agree that solidarity, social protection and mutual support are just as important as the economic arguments - 29th February
*[[Matthew d'Ancona]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/28/voting-brexit-david-cameron-23-june-referendum-job ''Voting Brexit to punish the PM would be self-defeating''] - Cameron’s big challenge is to persuade people that the 23 June should not be a referendum on his job - 28th February
*[[David Mitchell]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/28/boris-johnson-back-brexit-instinct-david-mitchell ''Gut instinct not heartache made Boris back Brexit''] - No one knows if we will be better off inside or outside the EU. The liars are those who claim to be certain - 28th February
*[[Andrew Rawnsley]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/28/david-cameron-eu-referendum-needs-woo-opposition ''Why swapping partisan nastiness for olive branches would be smart''] - David Cameron needs support across the opposition for his In campaign. The problem is, he’s royally riled them all - 28th February
*[[Kevin McKenna]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/27/europe-referendum--two-kinds-of-tory ''Referendum tale of two Tories leaves me cold''] - There are the barking ones. And then there are the other lot - 27th February
*[[Jonathan Freedland]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/26/brexit-campaign-wrong-uk-sovereign-nation-eu-masters-of-our-destiny-power ''The Brexit campaign is wrong: the UK is already a sovereign nation''] - The out campaign claims our membership of the EU prevents us from being masters of our own destiny. In fact we already have that power - 27th February
*[[Natalie Nougayrède]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/27/europes-growing-tensions-show-us-exactly-why-we-need-eu ''Europe’s growing tensions show us exactly why we need the EU''] - From Austria to Greece, Poland and Germany, the ancient grievances behind current disputes remind us that conflict was once the most likely result - 27th February
*[[Deborah Orr]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/26/britain-cheered-europe-on-as-freedom-swept-across-so-why-give-it-up-now ''We cheered Europe on as freedom swept across it – so why give up on it now?''] - My first visit to Germany has set me thinking about all the strides Europe has taken since the second world war, and how Britain celebrated them – and no petty political argument persuades me that we were wrong to do so - 26th February
*[[Sarah Helm]]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/26/boris-johnson-latest-euro-myth-brexit ''Boris Johnson has just launched his latest Euro-myth''] - In Brussels I saw how he dealt in half-truths. With his latest political move as a Brexit campaigner, it seems we now have another - 26th February
*[https://twitter.com/ruth_wishart Ruth Wishart]: [http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/26/eu-referendum-scottish-playbook-project-fear-europe ''The EU referendum is already following the Scottish playbook, Project Fear 2.0''] - In 2014 the government set about frightening voters about the apocalypse that would follow an end to the union – and now it’s doing the same for Europe - 26th February
*[http://www.theguardian.com/profile/bridget-christie Bridget Christie]: [http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/feb/27/should-i-feel-sorry-for-david-cameron-bridget-christie ''David Cameron is under pressure. Could that be sympathy I’m feeling?''] - I’m not saying that, in a fleeting moment of something resembling humanity, he has cured my Tory phobia, or made me like him more than a dying rat. No - 27th February
 
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====INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY / THE INDEPENDENT====
*[[Ian Burrell]]: [http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/brexit-is-causing-an-identity-crisis-for-the-british-media-a6901811.html ''Brexit is causing an identity crisis for the British media''] - The media will take into account the views of their powerful owners. But they will also weigh the instincts of their audience – and that’s where some intriguing dichotomies arise - 29th February
*[[Mark Steel]]: [http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/eu-referendum-negotiations-is-there-some-way-we-can-make-both-sides-lose-this-referendum-a6883441.html ''Is there some way we can make both sides lose the EU referendum?''] - The debate has become about which side will manage to be more horrible to immigrants – what an advert for humanity - 29th February
*[https://twitter.com/LiamBoothSmith Liam Booth-Smith]: [http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/here-s-how-london-could-stay-in-the-eu-even-if-the-rest-of-britain-votes-to-leave-a6901271.html ''Here’s how London could stay in the EU – even if the rest of Britain votes to leave''] - A new ‘city state’ tier of membership would be a novel extension of George Osborne's devolution revolution - 28th February
*[[Jim Armitage]]: [http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/comment/eu-referendum-why-did-british-bosses-lose-their-bottle-on-brexit-while-boris-jumped-the-gun-a6899471.html ''EU Referendum: Why did British bosses lose their bottle on Brexit while Boris jumped the gun?''] - 27th February
 
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====MAIL ON SUNDAY / DAILY MAIL====
*[[Dominic Lawson]]: [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/columnists/article-3468765/DOMINIC-LAWSON-Operation-Fear-s-like-Operation-Pull-One.html ''Operation Fear? It's more like Operation Pull The Other One''] - 29th February
*[[Peter Hitchens]]: [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-3467666/PETER-HITCHENS-EU-Hotel-California-check-ll-never-leave.html ''The EU is our own Hotel California: We can check out, but we'll never leave''] - I’m sorry to break this to you but it looks as if we’ll have to endure not one but two EU referendum campaigns - 28th February
*[[Black Dog]]: [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-3467631/BLACK-DOG-Michael-plays-fall-guy.html ''Michael plays the fall guy...''] - Brexit-backing Michael Gove’s nimble manoeuvrings in favour of quitting the EU contrast with the Justice Secretary’s reputation for being about as physically co-ordinated as a day-old giraffe on ice - 28th February
*[[Rachel Johnson]]: [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/mailonsunday/columnist-1033629/Rachel-Johnson-The-Mail-Sunday.html ''How Boris went for Brexit over tennis''] - Mayor's sister... tells the inside story of how he agonised over decision and texted PM after sharing a bottle of wine''] - 27th February
*[[Quentin Letts]]: [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-3464905/Plop-plop-plop-came-cliches-Philip-s-dull-mind-QUENTIN-LETTS-listens-Hammond-s-monotonous-case-stay-EU.html ''Plop, plop, plop came the cliches from Philip's dull mind: Hammond's monotonous case to stay in the EU''] - 26th February
*[[Sarah Vine]]: [http://www.dailymail.co.uk/columnists/columnist-1082216/Sarah-Vine-Daily-Mail.html ''The torture of watching my husband choose between his beliefs and his old friend the PM: Daily Mail columnist SARAH VINE's intensely personal account of a momentous decision''] - 24th February
 
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====SUNDAY EXPRESS====
*[[Nick Ferrari]]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/columnists/nick-ferrari/648140/Stop-bullying-Dave-Nick-Ferrari Stop the bullying, Dave''] - So much for the good clean fight promised by the Prime Minister, then - 28th February
*[http://www.johnwhittingdale.org.uk John Whittingdale]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/expresscomment/648136/John-Whittingdale-warns-must-take-control-back-from-EU ''I have nothing but respect and admiration for the Prime Minister and consider it a privilege to serve in his Government''] - 28th February
*[[Crossbencher]]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/expresscomment/648148/Crossbencher-bets-Boris-back-Brexit-insider-knowledge ''Bets on Boris to back Brexit may have come from insider knowledge''] - It has been suggested that there may have been some insider knowledge among those who placed bets on Boris to back Brexit - 28th February
*[https://twitter.com/COLRICHARDKEMP Richard Kemp]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/expresscomment/648113/National-security-strengthened-Brexit-EU-UK ''Brexit would strengthen national security''] - All the arguments in favour of leaving the EU, defence and security are the most clear cut - 28th February
*[https://twitter.com/Birderman Stuart Winter]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/columnists/stuart-winter/648186/Birds-feather-stick-together-whatever-happens-EU-vote-Birdman ''Birds of a feather will stick together whatever happens with the EU vote''] - HOSE iconic birds we regard as traditionally British will continue to need their European “passports” whatever the outcome of a certain referendum this summer - 28th February
*[[Macer Hall]]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/columnists/macer-hall/647966/Inside-Politics-Tories-civil-war-politics-David-Cameron-Conservatives ''Tories heading for a civil war''] - David Cameron is fast learning the lesson from history that civil wars are often the most brutal of conflicts - 27th February
*[[Frederick Forsyth]]: [http://www.express.co.uk/comment/columnists/frederick-forsyth/647520/EU-deal-referendum-Cameron-Wilson-Gove Let’s judge the EU by past experience''] - So, the Cameronian camel has duly gone into labour and produced the utterly foreseeable gnat - 26th February
 
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====THE SUN====
*[[Trevor Kavanagh]]: [http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/suncolumnists/trevorkavanagh/6963588/Trevor-Kavanagh-on-David-Cameron-and-EU.html ''Cameron’s EU scare scam is blown apart in one week''] - European Union is chaos with member states exposed as criminally incompetent - 29th February
*[http://www.lorddavidowen.co.uk David Owen]: [http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/politics/6962667/David-Cameron-to-blame-for-EU-leadership-battle.html ''David Cameron is to blame for leadership battle''] - Former Labour Minister David Owen says PM has to abandon Project Fear if he wants to keep holding the reins of power - 28th February
*[[Tony Parsons]]: [http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/suncolumnists/tony-parsons/6962075/Staying-in-EU-is-no-guarantee-of-safety-says-Tony-Parsons.html ''Staying in EU is no guarantee of safety... ask Paris''] - Sun on Sunday columnist reckons only reason the Govt wants to stay in Eurozone is fear - 28th February
*[http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/suncolumnists/6960455/James-Forsyth-Cameron-needs-a-clean-fight-or-any-victory-party-will-be-a-lonely-one.html ''David Cameron needs a clean fight or any victory party will be lonely''] - The PM is stung by the number of Tories who have come out for Out - 27th February
 
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====DAILY MIRROR====
*[https://twitter.com/thecarolemalone Carole Malone]: [http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/britain-dictatorship-under-cameron-after-7455290 ''Britain is a dictatorship under Cameron after EU referendum 'bullying campaign'''] - The Prime Minister promised the public that there would an honest debate on the EU, but has let us down - 27th February
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