Mike Thornton

Former MP, Eastleigh

Profile photo: Stephen Slominski
Eastleigh Liberal Democrat

Referendum on the UK's Membership of the EU

There have been a number of votes in Parliament on if there should be a national referendum on the United Kingdom's continued membership of the European Union.

Photo: tristam sparks

Mike Thornton voted a mixture of for and against a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU:

  • On 15 May 2013: Mike Thornton voted not to express regret that the Government had not included proposals for a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU in their legislative programme. Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2013: Mike Thornton was absent for a vote on European Union (Referendum) Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 22 Nov 2013: Mike Thornton was absent for a vote on European Union (Referendum) Bill — Clause 1 — Referendum on the UK's Membership of the EU on 23 October 2014 Show vote
  • On 17 Oct 2014: Mike Thornton was absent for a vote on European Union (Referendum) Bill Show vote

Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely, on condition that TheyWorkForYou.com is cited as the source.

For an explanation of the vote descriptions please see the FAQ entries on vote descriptions and how the voting record is decided