Tens of thousands rally for new vote on Brexit

Protestors march during the People's Vote demonstration

"People have seen politicians making a cataclysmic mess of a really bad deal they didn't vote for, or even a no deal they didn't vote for", said a spokesman for the campaign.

"I think the realities are setting in and I think it is time to get away from slogans - "full British Brexit", "going into combat with Europe", he said.

Britain voted 52 percent to 48 percent on June 23, 2016 to quit the European Union, and its official exit is slated for March 29, 2019.

Britain is due to leave on 29 March 2019, 46 years after it first joined the European Economic Community, the forerunner to the EU.

Their remarks were published on Saturday, the second anniversary of 2016's European Union referendum.

Demonstrators carry placards as they participate in the People's March demanding a vote on the final Brexit deal, in central London on the second anniversary of the 2016 vote.

Organisers said at least 100,000 people attended, but police have not provided an official estimate.

Downing Street said it was confident the United Kingdom would get a good deal.

People's Vote March Crowds.

It came as senior Cabinet ministers, including Liam Fox and David Davis, insisted the United Kingdom is prepared to walk away from talks without an agreement.

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Mr Tsege recently told the BBC that his release came after Prime Minister Abiy had threatened to resign. The PM affirmed that government will never accept any deal violating the country's sovereignty.

The protest is part of a "summer of action" by campaign groups created to increase pressure on Theresa May and the opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

James McGrory, one of the organizers, said voters were "made all kinds of promises" during the Brexit referendum.

Britain had voted for "the freedom to bust out of the corsets of EU regulation and rules" he said, and any softening of the final deal - such as continued membership of the single market and customs union - would be unwelcome.

He told BBC Radio 4's Today that the firm wanted a soft Brexit with "minimum friction", saying the Government had presided over "two years of not having achieved what we were promised, which is that this was all going to be easy".

"I have lived and worked across Europe, it's home". Brexit is not inevitable.

Marchers will descend on Parliament Square, where speakers will include Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable, Tory former minister Anna Soubry, Labour's David Lammy and Green co-leader Caroline Lucas.

It coincides with a number of senior pro-Brexit ministers putting more pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to not back down on delivering a hard Brexit deal. Others, including Treasury chief Philip Hammond, want to keep closely aligned to the bloc, Britain's biggest trading partner.

In an article published by The Sun today, foreign secretary Boris Johnson warned the PM against a "soft, yielding and infinitely long" Brexit.

"The prime minister has always said no deal is better than a bad deal", Fox told the BBC in an interview aired on Saturday.

Airbus's decision to warn that future investment in their operations in the United Kingdom is under review, while not exactly welcome, is therefore considered by some in government as an honest and helpful declaration of what's at stake for United Kingdom workers and the wider economy.

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