Anti-Brexit Protest in London Calls for Second Referendum

Theresa May also met with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar while in Brussels to discuss the Irish border issue

Theresa May also met with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar while in Brussels to discuss the Irish border issue

Organisers claim more than 500,000 anti-Brexit campaigners have joined a central London protest calling for a fresh referendum.

Meanwhile, as these celebrities stood up in support of a second referendum on stage, others were among the sea of people marching from Park Lane through the streets of London.

Protesters say they would have voted differently had they known the true costs involved.

That didn't stop the crowds on Saturday from demanding one.

She said: "Brexit was the last straw among many things, policy negligence that has happened among successive governments".

The mayor, from the opposition Labour Party, has previously backed mounting calls for a fresh referendum so the public can have a say on whether they accept Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal or choose to stay in the EU.

Just 16 per cent of voters think the issue would be settled for the foreseeable future by re-running the European Union referendum, the YouGov poll for The Times found.

"We want to stay European", added his wheelchair-bound wife Julie.

An online petition demanding a binding vote on any deal agreed before the March deadline has been signed nearly 950,000 times by the time the march kicked off.

May has made it abundantly clear that she has no intention of allowing a Brexit do-over.

The deal will also have to be ratified by the parliaments of the remaining 27 European Union nations.

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Whether you voted leave or remain, nobody voted to make this country worse off, to harm jobs, to damage the NHS, to affect the future of millions of young people, or to make this country more divided.

"People think the Brexit negotiations are a total mess, they have no faith in the government to deliver the promises that were made, partly because they can not be delivered", he said.

The march comes as pressure builds on Prime Minister Theresa May over her negotiating strategy with just over five months until Britain is due to leave.

Neither choice holds much appeal to most people. Recriminations over how Britain got here are leaving May looking increasingly isolated and weak.

Polls show support for a second referendum evenly split - the same as with the Brexit vote itself.

But some think MPs may rally around another poll at the last moment to avert complete chaos once they see what Britain might be forced to sign up to - and they must approve.

British Prime Minister Theresa May has repeatedly ruled out the prospect of another referendum, saying that the people had already expressed their views in the June 2016 referendum - when the British public voted to leave the European Union by a margin of 51.89 per cent to 48.11 per cent.

"The idea that you should have a second referendum would be incredibly damaging - most of all to the trust in democracy from people up and down this country", Richard Tice, founder of the opposing Leave Means Leave campaign, said.

Fiona Godfrey represents a group of British immigrants in Luxembourg.

The 53-year-old contract worker said new British residence rules would make it all but impossible for her new German husband to ever settle in London.

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